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Crucifiction fresco on the Church of San Vigilio in Pinzolo, part of its mural painting “the Dance of Death” painted by Simone Baschenis of Averaria in1539, Pinzolo, Trentino, Italy.

The mural continues for another 21 meters with a long procession with 40 figures.

The Mural opens on its left with a skeleton on the throne, bearing a sceptre and the crown and playing a bagpipe. These skeletons are playing the music which is the backdrop to “Dance of Death” ( Danza macabra ) and suggests that they are playing with our fate on earth.

To the right of the skeletons playing music is a depiction of the crucification. Christ is depicted on the cross with an arrow in him that has been fired by a skeleton with a bow. This suggests that because Christ was a man he suffered the fate of death as we all will.
After Christ is a Pope also pierced by a spear, as are all the human figures in the mural. ..

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Crucifiction fresco on the Church of San Vigilio in Pinzolo, part of its mural painting “the Dance of Death” painted by Simone Baschenis of Averaria in1539, Pinzolo, Trentino, Italy.<br />
<br />
The mural continues for another 21 meters with a long procession with 40 figures.<br />
<br />
The Mural opens on its left with a skeleton on the throne, bearing a sceptre and the crown and playing a bagpipe. These skeletons are playing the music which is the backdrop to “Dance of Death” ( Danza macabra ) and suggests that they are playing with our fate on earth.<br />
<br />
 To the right of the skeletons playing music is a depiction of the crucification. Christ is depicted on the cross with an arrow in him that has been fired by a skeleton with a bow. This suggests that because Christ was a man he suffered the fate of death as we all will.<br />
After Christ is a Pope also pierced by a spear, as are all the human figures in the mural. ..<br />
<br />
Visit our MEDIEVAL ART PHOTO COLLECTIONS for more   photos  to download or buy as prints https://funkystock.photoshelter.com/gallery-collection/Medieval-Middle-Ages-Art-Artefacts-Antiquities-Pictures-Images-of/C0000YpKXiAHnG2k<br />
<br />
If you prefer to buy from our ALAMY PHOTO LIBRARY  Collection visit : https://www.alamy.com/portfolio/paul-williams-funkystock/san-vigilio-pinzolo-dance-of-death.html .