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'Not all the gold, that is beneath the moon or ever hath been', c1890. Creator: Gustave Doré.

'Not all the gold, that is beneath the moon or ever hath been', c1890.  Creator: Gustave Doré.

2-709-314 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'Not all the gold, that is beneath the moon or ever hath been, of these toil-worn souls Might purchase rest for one', c1890. The damned struggling to push heavy weights uphill. Illustration from "The Vision of Hell" (Inferno), the first part of "The Divine Comedy" (La divina commedia) by Dante Alighieri. This long, narrative poem, written in Italian c1308-1321, tracing Dante's imaginary journey from Hell, through Purgatory and finally to Heaven and a beatific vision of God, has been published numerous times. This edition, published late 19th century, is illustrated by Gustave Dore. [Cassell Petter & Galpin, c1890]


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  1. 0580057714
  1. 2-709-314
  1. 2709314
  1. 2G

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Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 4789x3800
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Creator
  1. Gustave Doré, attributed to: French: Artist, printmaker, painter, sculptor
People Related
  1. Dante Alighieri: Italian: Author, poet, prose writer, literary theorist, moral philosopher, political thinker
  2. Cassell, Petter and Galpin: British: Publisher, publishers
Medium
  1. Engraving

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