...from Holbein's Dance of Death Alphabet. © The Trustees of the British Museum http://www.britishmuseum.org

'Dance of Death Alphabet' by Hans Holbein (detail) © The Trustees of the British Museum

I found these amazing drypoints of Edinburgh in Scottish National Gallery. Hedley Fitton knew how to reflect this city's ambient.  more: https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=Hedley+Fitton+drypoint&espv=2&biw=1920&bih=965&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=W_KGVeHBEcbkUYP5gZgG&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ

drypoints of Edinburgh in Scottish National Gallery by Hedley Fitton. *sigh* I've always wanted to go to Edinburgh.

from Holbein's Dance of Death Alphabet. © The Trustees of the British Museum http://www.britishmuseum.org

from Holbein's Dance of Death Alphabet. © The Trustees of the British Museum…

from Holbein's Dance of Death Alphabet. © The Trustees of the British Museum http://www.britishmuseum.org

from Holbein's Dance of Death Alphabet. © The Trustees of the British Museum…

Dance of Death: The Earl, c. 1526 Hans Holbein the Younger (German, 1497/98-1543) woodcut, . Gift of The Print Club of Cleveland 1929.164

Dance of Death: The Earl, c. 1526 Hans Holbein the Younger (German, woodcut, . Gift of The Print Club of Cleveland

The coronation of the Virgin and two angels brandishing swords sending devils to the hell mouth; after Monogrammist HF; used here as an illustration to Ulrich Tengler, 'Der neu Layenspiegel', Strasbourg: [Hupfuff], 1514.  1510  Woodcut

The coronation of the Virgin and two angels brandishing swords sending devils to the hell mouth; after Monogrammist HF; used here as an illustration to Ulrich Tengler, 'Der neu Layenspiegel', Strasbourg: [Hupfuff], 1510 Woodcut

Death and the Bishop, from The Power of Death (Allegory of Original Sin and Death) Heinrich Aldegrever (German, Paderborn ca. 1502–1555/1561 Soest) Date: 1541

Death and the Bishop, from The Power of Death (Allegory of Original Sin and Death) Heinrich Aldegrever (German, Paderborn ca. Soest) Date: 1541

Love this story and picture! Maybe a tattoo someday (Ezekiel 37:1-10)

Gustave Doré, "Vision of the Valley with the Dry Bones" (Bible Illustrations, published in

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