The Judgment of Solomon by Gustave Doré
The Judgment of Solomon by Gustave Doré

The Judgment of Solomon

The Judgment of Solomon (1Kings 3_16-28) c1866 by French Painter Gustave Doré (1832 – 1883); though he primarily worked as a wood engraver, he also was a printmaker, caricaturost, comics artist, illustrator and a sculptor.

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The Flood Destroying The World by Painter Gustave Dore
The Flood Destroying The World by Painter Gustave Dore

The Flood Destroying The World

The Flood Destroying The World c1866 by French Painter Gustave Doré (1832 – 1883); though he primarily worked as a wood engraver, he also was a printmaker, caricaturost, comics artist, illustrator and a sculptor.

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The Deluge by Gustave Doré
The Deluge by Gustave Doré

The Deluge

The Deluge c1866 by French Painter Gustave Doré (1832 – 1883); though he primarily worked as a wood engraver, he also was a printmaker, caricaturost, comics artist, illustrator and a sculptor.

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Death of Eleazer by Gustave Doré
Death of Eleazer by Gustave Doré

Death of Eleazer

Death of Eleazer c1866 by French Painter Gustave Doré (1832 – 1883); though he primarily worked as a wood engraver, he also was a printmaker, caricaturost, comics artist, illustrator and a sculptor.

A powerful scene of death and mayhem, as soldiers … Read the rest

I Had Done a Hellish Thing by Gustave Dore
I Had Done a Hellish Thing by Gustave Dore

I Had Done a Hellish Thing

I Had Done a Hellish Thing c1876 by French Engraver Gustave Dore (1832 – 1883); though he primarily worked as a wood engraver, he also was a printmaker, caricaturost, comics artist, illustrator and a sculptor.… Read the rest

Over London by Rail by Gustave Dore
Over London by Rail by Gustave Dore

Over London by Rail

Over London by Rail c1870, from London: A Pilgrimage c1872 by French Engraver Gustave Doré (1832 – 1883); though he primarily worked as a wood engraver, he also was a printmaker, caricaturost, comics artist, illustrator and a sculptor.

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Miguel de Cervantes Don Quixote by Gustave Doré
Miguel de Cervantes Don Quixote by Gustave Doré

Miguel de Cervantes – Don Quixote

Miguel de Cervantes – Don Quixote c1863 by French Artist Gustave Doré (Paul Gustave Louis Christophe Doré 1832 – 1883) who was a printmaker, illustrator, comics artist, caricaturist, and sculptor working primarily on wood engravings. (Wikipedia)… Read the rest