ObeliskThemes in Art

Skulls

Cow's Skull with Calico Roses, Georgia O'Keeffe

Cow's Skull with Calico Roses

Georgia O'Keeffe, 1931
Cow's Skull: Red, White, and Blue, Georgia O'Keeffe

Cow's Skull: Red, White, and Blue

Georgia O'Keeffe, 1931
Deer's Skull with Pedernal, Georgia O'Keeffe

Deer's Skull with Pedernal

Georgia O'Keeffe, 1936
Disk of Mictlantecuhtli, Teotihuacan Culture

Disk of Mictlantecuhtli

1 CE-600 CE
Head of a Skeleton with a Burning Cigarette, Vincent Van Gogh

Head of a Skeleton with a Burning Cigarette

Vincent Van Gogh, c. 1885-1886
Issa and the Skull of the Giant, Nicholas Roerich

Issa and the Skull of the Giant

Nicholas Roerich, 1932
Side View of the Skull of Toxodon, Charles Darwin

Side View of the Skull of Toxodon

Charles Darwin, 1838
Skulls, Andy Warhol

Skulls

Andy Warhol, 1976
Still Life with Books and Manuscripts and a Skull, Edwaert Collier

Still Life with Books and Manuscripts and a Skull

Edwaert Collier, 1663
Takiyasha the Witch and the Skeleton Specter, Utagawa Kuniyoshi

Takiyasha the Witch and the Skeleton Specter

Utagawa Kuniyoshi, c. 1843-1847
Talking Skull, Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller

Talking Skull

Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller, 1939
Temptations of St Jerome, Giorgio Vasari

Temptations of St Jerome

Giorgio Vasari, 1541
The Magdalene with the Smoking Flame, Georges de La Tour

The Magdalene with the Smoking Flame

Georges de La Tour, 1638-1640
The Penitent Magdalene, Georges de La Tour

The Penitent Magdalene

Georges de La Tour, 1640
The Repentant Magdalene, Georges de La Tour

The Repentant Magdalene

Georges de La Tour, 1635-1640
The Skeleton Painter, James Ensor

The Skeleton Painter

James Ensor, 1896
Top View of the Skull of Toxodon, Charles Darwin

Top View of the Skull of Toxodon

Charles Darwin, 1838
Vanitas Still Life, Edwaert Collier

Vanitas Still Life

Edwaert Collier, 1675
Vanitas Still-life, Maria van Oosterwijck

Vanitas Still-life

Maria van Oosterwijck, 1668
More Themes in Art
Abstract Art, Themes in Art

Abstract Art

Unshackled from the figure

Art Theory, Themes in Art

Art Theory

Artists unpack the nature of art

Self-portraits, Themes in Art

Self-portraits

The canvas mirror

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