Some of our favorite images from our collection that remind us of this spooky holiday. Send your favorite images to @harvartmuseums on Twitter and we'll add them to the board.
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Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes, Hobgoblins, from Los Caprichos, 18th-19th century, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.
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Hobgoblins | Harvard Art Museums
Large "Pushou" Monster Mask, late 7th-early 8th Century, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.
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James Kearns, Devil Mask (J. B.'S Black Satan), after Ben Shahn, 1958, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.
Death with Outstretched Right Arm and Death with Left Hand Raised, German, 1600-50, Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum.
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Death with Outstretched Right Arm | Harvard Art Museums
Lyonel Feininger, ["Spider-Web," photograph by unidentified artist], 1940s-1950s, Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum.
Witch | Harvard Art Museums
Agostino Veneziano, After Raphael, Witch Riding on a Skeleton, 16th century, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.
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Witch Riding on a Skeleton | Harvard Art Museums
Joseph Janney Steinmetz, Untitled (two young children playing with Halloween Jack O' Lantern), 1938, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.
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Some costume ideas from Jack Gould's photography. Image: Jack Gould, Untitled (people in costume at Beaux Arts Ball, man in dinosaur suit), c. 1950, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.
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This image makes our skin crawl. Image: Michael Rein, "Spider, 75," 1000X (slide c. 1850), 1964, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.
Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes, The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters, 18th century, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.
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Francisco Goya | The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters/ El sueño de la razón produce monstruos, 1797 | "Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels." Francisco Goya
The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters (El sueño de la razon produce monstruos), from The Caprices (Los Caprichos), plate 43 Francisco de Goya y Lucientes / The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters | Harvard Art Museums
Image: William James Linton, Haunted House, 19th century, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.