danse macabre

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danse macabre:

see Death, Dance ofDeath, Dance of,
or danse macabre
, originally a 14th-century morality poem. The poem was a dialogue between Death and representatives of all classes from the Pope down. By the 15th cent., pictorial representation with verses illustrating the pictures became common.
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danse macabre

Dance of Death; procession of all on their way to the grave. [Art: Osborne, 299–300, 677]
See: Death

Danse Macabre

Saint-Saëns’ musical depiction of a dance of the dead. [Music Hist.: Thompson, 1906]
See: Horror
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Visualizacion de la representacion de la Danza macabra llevada a cabo durante la Semana Santa en Verges (Girona).
Los caminos vuelven a ser el escenario de la Danza Macabra medieval.
El toreo, ligado a las artes plasticas y a la danza, lo esta tambien a la poesia porque es un arte sacrificial, la danza macabra a la que Ortega aludio.