"The Kiss Of Death" This astonishing sculpture forms part of Barcelona’s Poblenou Cemetery. “El Petó de la Mort in Catalan" or "El beso de la muerte" in Spanish dates back to 1930. A winged skeleton bestows a kiss on the forehead of a handsome young man: is it ecstasy on his face or resignation? Little wonder the sculpture elicits strong and varying responses from whoever gazes upon it
Les Premières Funérailles (The First Mourning), 1878-1883, by Louis-Ernest Barrias (1841-1905), a French sculptor of the Beaux-Arts school. Marble sculpture of Adam and Eve carrying Abel who has been murdered by his jealous brother Cain. A magnificent synthesis of neo-classical, romantic and realistic schools. Height 220 cm. - Petit Palais, Paris
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