"We died so Germany can live, so let us live through you"
Death and the Bishop by Janez Vajkard Valvasor after Hans Holbein ca.1680
Dance of Death
(Source: sultr, via owl-of-the-rear-burghs)
Flamberge swords from Heidecksburg Schloss
From Le Grant Kalendrier Des Bergiers, printed by Nicolas le Rouge. Infernal punishment for the Seven Deadly Sins: the slothful are thrown into snake-pits.
Jacob Cornelisz van Oostsanen, Aartsengel Michael het verslaan van de draak, 1510.
(Source: rijksmuseum.nl, via owl-of-the-rear-burghs)