Isle of the Dead

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The somewhat disquieting painting, Isle of the Dead, by the swiss artist Arnold Böcklin:

This is one version (dating from 1880) of five and it is thought he may have painted it near the cemetery where his baby daughter was buried.

Here’s another of Böcklin’s paintings:

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Sergei Rachmaninov symphonic poem — The Isle of the Dead, inspired by the Böcklin painting and played by the  St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra:

Amazing.

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