Photo Gallery: “Strictly Death” at Slought Foundation

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Strictly Death: Selected Works from Richard Harris Collection

Slought Foundation Exhibition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

January 23 2010 to March 13, 2010

 

 


 

A small PHOTO GALLERY of the Exhibition

 


 

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
The Coat of Arms with the Skull – by Albrecht Durer

The Coat of Arms with the Skull – by Albrecht Durer

 

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
Todten- Tanz – by Matthew Merian

Todten-Tanz – by Matthew Merian [1649]

Todten Tanz means Dance of Death in German.

 

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
Christ with Death – by M Wolgemuth

 Christ with Death – by M. Wolgemuth [1491]

 

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
Agonie – by Felician Rops

 Agonie – by Felician Rops

Félicien Rops (7 July 1833 – 23 August 1898) was a Belgian artist, and  printmaker  in etching and aaquatint

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
Skull [after Hans Memling] – by Maurizio Bottoni

Skull [after Hans Memling] – by Maurizio Bottoni [2005]

 

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
Calavera Catrina – by Jose Guadalupe Posada

 Calavera Catrina [Calavera of a Society Belle] - by Jose Guadalupe Posada [1910]

This  La Calavera Catrina (‘Dapper Skeleton’, ‘Elegant Skull’) is a 1910 -1913 zinc etching

by famous Mexican printmaker, cartoon illustrator and lithographer Jose Guadalupe Posada  click here..

 

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
Vers Une Autre Image – by Odilon Redon

 Vers Une Autre Image[Towards another Image]  - by Odilon Redon

 

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
Coillur [litti-cusci] – by Javier Sina Meinel

 Coillur [litti-cusci] – by Javier Sina Meinel [1993]

 

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
Body Farm # 8 – by Sally Mann

Body Farm # 8 – by Sally Mann

Wikipedia informs..  click here..  Sally Mann is an American photographer,

best known for her large black-and-white photographs suggesting decay and death.

And here is somthing about Body Farm.. click here..

 

 

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
Skull [Vanitas] – by Vik Muniz

 Skull [Vanitas] – by Vik Muniz  [1999]

 

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation

Strictly Death at Slought Foundation
Auschwitz

Auschwitz

 

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