Memento mori in art: Skulls, skeletons, and rotting fruit to remind us of the vanity of life

Memento mori in art: Skulls, skeletons, and rotting fruit to remind us of the vanity of life
Mortality was on everyone’s mind in bygone centuries, but these useful reminders of the inevitability of death remain a popular artistic theme today.

Source: Aleteia
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