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IDF077-001
TitleTodtentanz für alle Stände
Mediumwoodblock
BookC. Merkel. Bilder des Todes ober Todtentanz für alle Stände. n.c. : n.p., 1850.
NotesThis beautiful title page reveals the theatricality of much dance of death imagery. Stages are set, players enter only to realize how quickly they must exit. The puppet-master lurks, almost invisible, behind the curtain.
ThemeDanse Macabre
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Devils & DemonsDanse MacabreWeird ScienceBestiaryThe MarvelousThe GrotesquePossession & InsanityFantastic SpaceFreaks, Monsters & Prodigies

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