Details: This poster shows a grim reaper whose hooded gown is made up of souls. He is carrying a scythe. He is surrounded by skeletons.
Death has been personified as a figure or fictional character in mythology and popular culture since the earliest days of storytelling. In Western cultures, death, sometimes known as the Grim Reaper, is usually shown as a skeletal figure carrying a large scythe, and wearing a midnight black gown with a hood, or sometimes, a white burial shroud.