Detail from the Ghent Altarpiece by Jan Van Eyck : ‘Adoration of the mystic lamb’ with blood pouring from its breast into the Holy Chalice. The Fountain of Life is in the forefront of the composition. The lamb is surrounded by fourteen angels, and the dove of the Holy Spirit hovers above.
Old-school Dreadnoughht appreciation post. Images snagged from 4chan.
Space Crusade dreads are also works of art. No sources, sorry.
A simpler time.
plague doctor engraving by Paul Fürst, 1656
Temptation of lack of Faith; engraving by Master E. S., circa 1450, from the Latin text Ars moriendi (“The Art of Dying”)