Halloween is coming. It’s the season for unsettling images and dark thoughts. WNYC’s Sara Fishko has a story about a painting from the 1880s - that fits right in! Here is the next Fishko Files...
This version of Isle of the Dead, painted in 1880, is located on the 2nd floor of The Metropolitan Museum of Art in the Galleries for the 19th- and Early 20th-Century European Paintings and Sculpture.
Arnold Böcklin painted five variations of Isle of the Dead. To see all five versions of the painting check out the slideshow, below.
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