"Death and the Standing Naked one".



ITEM SPECIFICS nº 979:


This is an Original driftwood pyrogravure. I made this with a driftwood, that I took in a beach after a storm.


It shows a classical scene of "Death and a Naked one".


Based in a engraving by the wonderful German printmaker Hans Sebald Beham, 1547.


Said in Latin "OMNEM IN HOMINE VENUSTATEM MORS ABOLET", " All human beauty is ended by death.


Overall size: 9 1/2 x 5 x 1 inches (24x12x2 cm).


By San Martin Arts & Crafts.


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