Hans Burgkmair the Elder (1475-1531)

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Lovers Surprised by Death, 1510

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Ludwig Fahrenkrog

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The Victory of Light over Darkness, 1896

Bernt Notke (1435 -1509)

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Dance of Death: Mural in Saint Anthony’s Chapel, Saint Nicholas Church, c. 1490. Mostly destroyed in airstrike, 1942

Valère Bernard

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Allegory of War (German eagle crushing a pile of corpses), 1914

Angelo Jank (1868-1940)

  

Der Tod im Baum

Illustration in the German magazine Jugend, No. 13, 1897

Erasmus Francisci (1627-1694)

  

Frontpiece to Der Höllische (the infernal) Proteus, 1690

Hans Thoma (1839-1924)

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Die Hölle (Hell), illustration from Festkalender published in Leipzig, 1910