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Salvador Dalí's illustrations for Dante's Divine Comedy are absolutely beautiful

imjealousagain: Dante’s Divine Comedy: The Inferno: Canto 1. Salvador Dali, 1960-64


In that book which is my memory, On the first page of the chapter that is the day when I first met you, Appear the words: Here Begins A New Life. ~ Dante Alighieri Painting: First Meeting of Dante and Beatrice by Raffaele Giannetti

from eBay

c1880 Dante Alighieri The Divine Comedy Gustave Dore Vision Purgatory Paradise

I don't know if I've ever read any other books with so many layers as Dante's Divine Comedy! (And no, it doesn't count if you only read Inferno. The best comes later)


Dante’s Inferno (Map) by somnium-maris on DeviantArt ... I like the style, but the descriptions aren't entirely accurate (by the artist's own admission) due to basing it only on a portion of the video game adaptation.