The Gnarled Monster by Gustave Dore, 1870

wilburwhateley: “cappadocius: “ brudesworld: “ The Gnarled Monster by Gustave Dore, 1870 ” ‘Tis the Season ” from The days of chivalry, or the legend of Croquemitaine by Quatrelles.

The Annunciation, Gustave Dore (1832 – 1883).

The Annunciation, Gustave Dore –

Gustave Dore  - Paradise Lost---Dore is one of my favorite illustrators, hands down.

Paradise Lost - Gustave Dore/ John Milton’s epic poem Paradise Lost, describing the Christian story of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, and the ensuing fall of man, is considered one of the greatest pieces of literature in the English language.

La vision des ossements desséchés – Gustave Doré (Détail, 1865) #undead #skeletons

Gustave Doré - The Vision of the Valley of the Dry Bones (detail)

Gustave DORE

Gustave Dore art print, from the Divine Comedy, Purgatorio: Dante Carried Away by an Eagle

Camelot, by Gustave Doré. 1868. Painted for "Idylls of the King" by Lord Alfred Tennyson.

/// Camelot, engraving by Gustave Doré to illustrate the Arthurian poems in Idylls of the King, by Lord Alfred Tennyson,

La Divina Comedia - Gustave Dore

A scene from Paradiso, part of the Divine Comedy: Dante and Beatrice in the Empyrean, the highest heaven. Woodcut illustration by Gustave Doré.

"In my midlife, I found myself in the middle of a dark forest" Divine Comedy, Inferno by Gustave Doré (1832-1883)

"In my midlife, I found myself in the middle of a dark forest," Divine Comedy, Inferno, illustrated by Gustave Doré -

Edgar Allan Poe’s ‘The Raven’ Illustrated by Paul Gustave Doré

Gustave Dore Illustration of Edgar Allan Poe's, The Raven, 1883

paraguafobia: Paul Gustave Doré France) - Illustration to Edgar Allen Poe’s The Raven, Plate 11 - Dreams No Mortal Ever Dared to Dream Before, 1882