"It was the terrible 'Triumph of Death' by Breughel."


"The Triumph of Death" is a famous painting by 16th century artist Pieter Breugel the Elder. It is a vast panorama depicting an army of skeletons killing the people. Key features of the painting are the army of skeletons holding up coffin lids as shields; skeleton dogs hunting the living; religious figures helpless in the face of death; and the blackened and ruined landscape. It is a chilling image, full of death and destruction.