Gustav Dore, the fourth horseman, death.
I don't know if I've ever read any other books with so many layers as Dante's Divine Comedy! (And no, it doesn't count if you only read Inferno. The best comes later)
Edgar Allan Poe’s ‘The Raven’ Illustrated by Paul Gustave Doré
"In my midlife, I found myself in the middle of a dark forest" by Gustave Dore (1832-1883)
Tone and Texture
Gustave Dore - Paradise Lost---Dore is one of my favorite illustrators, hands down.
La vision des ossements desséchés – Gustave Doré (Détail, 1865) #undead #skeletons
"The Body of Elaine on Its Way to King Arthur's Palace" by Gustave Dore, 1882-83
Elaine of Astolat
Gustave Dore: Heavenly host - Upon reaching the Ninth Heaven, the Primum Mobile, Dante and his guide Beatrice look upon the sparkling circles of the heavenly host.
Gustave Doré - "David & Goliath" (1866) - Illustration de la Bible, Ancien Testament, Premier Livre de Samuel 17:50.
SATAN SPEAKS WITH SIN AND DEATH: PARADISE LOST - GUSTAVE DORE
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