Death & Mysticism
St. Luke represented by his symbol of a winged ox in Ars Memorandi, ca. 1470

St. Luke represented by his symbol of a winged ox in Ars Memorandi, ca. 1470

The winged ox as symbol of St. Luke

The winged ox as symbol of St. Luke

Pier Paolo Pasolini, The Decameron, 1971

Pier Paolo Pasolini, The Decameron, 1971

Robert Fludd, An Astrologer Casting a Horoscope, Utriusque Cosmi Maioris Scilicet, 1617

Robert Fludd, An Astrologer Casting a Horoscope, Utriusque Cosmi Maioris Scilicet, 1617

Michael Maier, Atalanta Fugiens, Emblème XXV, 1617 

Michael Maier, Atalanta Fugiens, Emblème XXV, 1617