"Remember that you will die", whispered the slave to the Roman General.
In the wake of this solemn warning, artistic representations of Death have never ceased throughout civilisation.
Memento mori vanities in Antiquity, morbid Christian art in medieval times, and today, where skulls, skeletons, and various representations of death or corpses are particularly present in contemporary Art, fashing and the media.
Dare cross river Styx, in this thorough 3-stage initiation:
Episode 1: Vanities, A Living Art
Episode 2: Photographs and Post-Mortem Masks
Episode 3: Funeral Arts and Rituals