The Dance of Death

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  • Author : Hans Holbein
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 208 pages
  • ISBN : 0141396822
  • Rating : 1/5 from 1 reviews
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The Dance of Death

The Dance of Death
  • Author : Hans Holbein
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 03 January 2017
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An invaluable new reproduction of Holbein’s woodcuts of The Dance of Death One of Hans Holbein’s first great triumphs, The Dance of Death is an incomparable sequence of tiny woodcuts showing the folly of human greed and pride. Each image is packed with drama, wit, and horror, as a skeleton mocks and terrifies everyone from the emperor to a ploughman. Taking full advantage of the new literary culture of the early sixteenth century, The Dance of Death took

Danse Macabre

Danse Macabre
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Scriptoria Press
  • Release : 27 January 2021
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The timeless woodcuts of paintings by the Renaissance artist Hans Holbein the Younger are presented with accompanying quatrains from Gilles Corozet and appropriate verses from the Bible. Austin Dobson's introductory text provides history about the artist, woodcutter, and various editions of this book first published in 1538.

The Dance of Death

The Dance of Death
  • Author : Edward Lucie-Smith
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 18 September 2013
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In his fascinating study of the pervasive theme of 'The Dance of Death' 'Edward Lucie-Smith traces its lineage in art from mosaiics of Pompeii and early Medieval frescos. He cites the celebrated engraving by Albrecht Durer: The Knight, Death and the Devil' and an extensive series of woodcuts, 'The Dance of Death' by Hans Holbein the Younger