The Dore Illustrations for Dante's Divine Comedy by Gustave DoreThe Dore Illustrations for Dante's Divine Comedy by Gustave Dore

The Dore Illustrations for Dante's Divine Comedy

byGustave Dore

Paperback | June 1, 1976

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These 135 fantastic and grotesque scenes depict the passion and grandeur of Dante's masterpiece — from the depths of Hell onto the mountain of Purgatory and up to the empyrean realms of Paradise. Includes plates produced for The Inferno, Purgatory, and Paradise. Illustrations accompanied by appropriate lines from the Longfellow translation.
Paul Gustave Doré (January 6, 1832 to January 23, 1883) was a French artist, engraver, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving and steel engraving. In 1853, Doré was asked to illustrate the works of Lord Byron. This commission was followed by additional work for British publishers, including a new illustrate...
Title:The Dore Illustrations for Dante's Divine ComedyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:141 pages, 12 × 9 × 0.68 inPublished:June 1, 1976Publisher:Dover Publications

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:048623231X

ISBN - 13:9780486232317

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