Memento Mori linocut by WoodcutEmporium on Etsy
Hondius Hendrick 1642
"All is Vanity" (1892) - a memento mori (reminder of mortality) by Charles Allan Gilbert, American illustrator
Dark Art/ Sci-fi/ Fantasy
Memento Mori -
Tombstones and Graves
In a tradition almost as creepy as death masks, these portraits are taken of deceased children .
classically beautifully Victorian mourning pin in the shape of a hand holding flowers. Material light-weight, reads more brown than black. Tests for jet, gutta percha and vulcanite were inconclusive.
Death twitches my ear. 'Live' he says, 'I am coming.'
Memento Mori Rings
ART & DESIGN
My next tattoo this phrase MEMENTO MORI - Latin 'remember that you will die', is an artistic or symbolic reminder of the inevitability of death.
major john andré
Memento Mori ring Late 17th century, The Ashmolean Museum
Jewelry: Renaissance to Restoration, c 1500-1713