Tag Archives: Poe

Adrienne Stein, Night Walker, 2014

Advertisements

Posted in art, figurative | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Harry Clarke, 1919 illustration of Ligeia by E.A. Poe

One of Poe’s best stories and thematically linked to”Vertigo” by Hitchcock.

Posted in art | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Le Bal des Ardents, a Masquerade Ball of Terror

Here is an illuminated manuscript painting from the 15th century Froissart’s Chronicles. It tells a very disturbing story. (See more below).     The Bal des Ardents (Ball of the Burning Men[1]) or Bal des Sauvages[2] was a masquerade ball[note 1] … Continue reading

Posted in illuminated manuscript, Medieval | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments