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Dante’s Inferno XXIII



~Gustave Doré 



1861

Wood engraving 




British Museum Greater London, England
Dante’s Inferno XXIII
~Gustave Doré 
1861
Wood engraving 
British Museum Greater London, England

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lessthansix:

The Divine Comedy, Dante Alighieri 

lessthansix:

The Divine Comedy, Dante Alighieri 

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magictransistor:

Gustave Doré (engraving); here, Dante having decended to the lowest circle of Hell to bring back a spirit from purgatory (Cantos VIII and IX), scales a vast cliff upon the back of ‘Geryon’ (Canto XVII), the Divine Comedy (1861–1868).

magictransistor:

Gustave Doré (engraving); here, Dante having decended to the lowest circle of Hell to bring back a spirit from purgatory (Cantos VIII and IX), scales a vast cliff upon the back of ‘Geryon’ (Canto XVII), the Divine Comedy (1861–1868).

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themagicfarawayttree:

Gustave Dore, The Divine Comedy

themagicfarawayttree:

Gustave Dore, The Divine Comedy

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c0ssette:

William-Adolphe Bouguereau,Dante and Virgil in Hell,detail,1850.

c0ssette:

William-Adolphe Bouguereau,Dante and Virgil in Hell,detail,1850.

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mc-wardy:

"Abandon every hope, ye who enter here"

Some illustrations of Dante Alighieri’s Inferno by French artist Gustave Doré. (1832-1883)

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Divina Commedia Dante and Virgil climb down on Lucifer, f. 47



~Dante Alighieri 



c 1380 to 1385 

Vellum 

127 leaves (2 columns, 30-36 lines), 36 x 26.5 cm



Pierpont Morgan Library MS M.676 or M.0676 , New York, New York, United States
Divina Commedia Dante and Virgil climb down on Lucifer, f. 47
~Dante Alighieri 
c 1380 to 1385 
Vellum 
127 leaves (2 columns, 30-36 lines), 36 x 26.5 cm
Pierpont Morgan Library MS M.676 or M.0676 , New York, New York, United States

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