At least for one night, the grand hall was buzzing as it had before their untimely deaths.  #horror

Gotta love Laurie Lipton - now this is what one calls a Danse Macabre

Dance Macabre

Moonlight dance of skeletons

Victorian Vampire Society UK along with Bram Stoker estate (I believe) hosting a film fest in Ireland..

Shake Thyself From the Dust and Arise - Halloween party invitation inspiration.

A detail from an 18th-century oil painting depiction of the Dance of Death. Skeletons have been dancing people to their graves since at least 1424.

A Brief History of the 'Danse Macabre'

A Brief History of the 'Danse Macabre' - Atlas Obscura

Andrei D Robu- Designers go to Heaven

Artworks by Alphonse Inoue (pseudonym of a Japanese artist, known for his erotic ex libris). I choose those that deal with the macabre motif "Death and the Maiden".

the demon prince's castle, high on a cliff, battered by the sea, full of bones, full of blood.

Chaos cult by Kirill Semenov (Skirill on DeviantArt)

The soucouyant is a vampire like creature from Dominica, Trinidadian and Guadeloupean folklore who takes the form of an old woman during the day. At night she strips off her skin, places it into a mortar and flies into the night in the form of a small fire ball. In this form she is able to enter houses through cracks and keyholes to feed from people as they sleep. If a soucouyant drains the victim completely they will either die, and the soucouyant steals their Skin...

they-hide-in-the-dark: “ Soucouyant - The soucouyant is a vampire like creature from Dominica, Trinidadian and Guadeloupean folklore who takes the form of an old woman during the day. At night she.

An old photo from The Photomakers leather bound album, a place of mist & shadow, a place where the living are the hunted. A future book of Richard Alan ~;^/>

About Entanglement

Graveyard Fog Cemetery Gothic Art by gothicrow on Etsy

Arsenic dresses, mercury hats, and flammable clothing caused a lot of pain.

Killer Clothing Was All the Rage In the Century: Arsenic dresses, mercury hats, and flammable clothing caused a lot of pain.

Just hangin

It’s time for another installment of The Creepiest Photo Album…I have trolled the net for my latest batch of awesome and eerie photography. Some you may recognize and some you

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Haunted house art by Lenka Simeckova

Moon Cemetery Halloween Backdrop - 730

Moon Cemetery Halloween Backdrop - 730

Halloween Photography Backdrops Night Background Moon Brick Floor Iron Gate For Halloween Fairy Backgrounds

so nice Memento Mori picture. Planned under my left elbow.

Der Tod als Erwürger by Alfred Rethel. The Danse Macabre seems to be a theme of the month given recent postings at BibliOdyssey, Wurzletod and 50 Watts. In addition to posting examples, Bibl.

Skull Watercolor 3 by *SketchbookNoir on deviantART

Skull Watercolor 3 by *SketchbookNoir

Collegamento permanente dell'immagine integrata

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Sister Irene of New York Foundling Hospital with children. Sister Irene is among the pioneers of modern adoption, establishing a system to board out children rather than institutionalize them.

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