The Arms of Death
The Arms of Death is an engraving that was created by German artist Albrecht Dürer in 1503. It shows a woman standing behind a helmet that is topped with eagle wings and a large skull on the bottom.
KeywordsGerman, helmet, woman, skull, 16th century, engraving, Albrecht Dürer, arms of death, eagle wings
Knackfuss, H. Dürer (Bielefeld, DE: Velhagen & Klasing, 1900)