A female figure lays stretched out between a group of skeletons. The top skeletons play intruments while the skeleton on the right drives a nail through her foot. Skeletons on the bottom hold her head and pull her braided hair.

The Kiss of Death (Der Kuss des Todes) from “The Elli Dance of Death”

Hans Grohs

1924

  • Titles The Kiss of Death (Der Kuss des Todes) from "The Elli Dance of Death" (Proper)
  • Artist Hans Grohs, German, 1892 - 1981
  • Medium woodcut
  • Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Frauke Grohs Collinson in memory of Noyes Collinson, 1990.101.1
  • Object Name print
  • Classification Prints