Many setting for Gothic literature took place in a cemetery. This picture also shows emotion and could set the mood for the story. Bow Cemetery- London, opened in Within 50 years a quarter million people were buried here / photo by Duncan George.
I& often thought that old cemeteries have a creepy, spooky atmosphere. Beautiful and peaceful places during daylight hours, but on cold winter evenings, when night begins to fall and the mist rolls in.
Statuette of Serapis Agathodaemon. Bronze, Egypt , Roman period, National Archeology Museum, Athens This demonstrates how radical the changes were in Egyptian art were in the Greek Ptolemaic period and Roman Provincial period
Gallo-Roman Bronze Priapus Statuette, Century AD This statuette is possibly a representation of the Roman fertility god Priapus, made in two parts (shown here in assembled and disassembled forms). It was found at Rivery, in Picardy, France in 1771
Roman figurine of a woman dressed in a tunic with a Maeander pattern in the style of archaic Greek korai figures of the century BCE produced between century BCE - century CE and found in Verona, Italy bronze