Gustave Doré

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For The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, illustrated by Gustave Doré, by Samuel Taylor Coleridge. 1866

Gustave Doré


Death on the Pale Horse, 1865

(Revelation 6:8)

Gustave Doré (1832-1883)

Bertram De BornInferno, XXVIII, 121-123

Gustave Doré (1832-1883)

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Game with Death, illustration for The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, 1866

Gustave Doré (1832-1883)

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Destruction of Leviathan, 1865

Gustave Doré (1832-1883)

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The Inferno, Canto 29 (detail)

Gustave Doré

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Illustrations for Dante’s Divine Comedy. Inferno, Canto XVI.
As Dante and Virgil prepare to leave Circle Seven, they are met by Geryon, monster of fraud. Virgil has Geryon fly them to Circle Eight.

Gustave Doré

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Dante and Virgil cross the Cocytus, the frozen river that cuts through the lower depths of hell. (1857)