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Reliquary of Mary Magdalene [Made in Tuscany, Italy] (17.190.504) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Italy’s most ghoulish site, this crypt houses thousands of corpses, fully dressed and hung from hooks. The practice began in 1599 when local priests mummified a holy monk and allowed visitors. Soon regular residents of Palermo wanted to be remembered in this fashion. Bodies are arranged by gender and profession; their facial expressions often eerily visible.

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"Anatomical Venus," 1782.