Memento Mori

Another Mosaic Clock using Marble, granite, pottery, glass, china, turquoise, & wood. About 24″ x 48″. Quartz Clock.

Memento mori is a Latin phrase translated as “Remember your mortality”, “Remember you must die” or “Remember you will die” It names a genre of artistic work which varies widely, but which all share the same purpose: to remind people of their own mortality. The phrase has a tradition in art that dates back to antiquity.

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