December 10, 2014

Christmas Card

This will probably be my last post for December as I am helping my family with yet another move (this time to a different city). Happy Holidays!

December 1, 2014

Death And The Maiden (Hans Baldung Grien)

Death and the Maiden is a common motif in Renaissance art, especially in painting and music. It developed from the Dance of Death, with an added erotic subtext. Hans Baldung Grien (c. 1484 – 1545), depicted it several times in his paintings.