Susanna and the Elders — Franz Stuck

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Susanna and the Elders, 1904 by Franz Stuck (1863-1928)

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The Temptation of St. Anthony — Jan Mandyn

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The Temptation of St. Anthony, c. 1550 by Jan Mandyn (c. 1500-1559)

Dream Child — Bang Sangho

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Dream Child 5 by Bang Sangho

Susanna and the Elders — Anthony van Dyck

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Susanna and the Elders, 1621 – 1622 by Anthony van Dyck (1617–1641)

She sighed for so much melody (Wallace Stevens)

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From “Peter Quince at the Clavier” by Wallace Stevens

Susanna and the Elders — Thomas Hart Benton

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Susanna and the Elders, 1938 by Thomas Hart Benton (1889–1975)

Untitled (Poster in a Hallway) — William Eggleston

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Untitled (Poster in a Hallway), 1970 by William Eggleston (b. 1939)

Untitled (Glory) — William Eggleston

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Untitled, 2012 by William Eggleston (b. 1938)

Fox and Wolf — Munakata Shikō

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Fox and Wolf (1953/1960) by Munakata Shikō (1903-1975)

Two Dicks (Books acquired, 17 July 2017)

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A Maze of Death, first DAW printing, 1983. Cover art by Bob Pepper.

The Transmigration of Timothy Archer, first Timescape printing, 1983.  Cover artist uncredited.

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I still regret that I failed to pick up this tattered copy of Clans of the Alphane:

Seriously though, these tasteful covers are pretty boring. Compare/contrast:

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The Flight — Remedios Varo

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La Huida (The Flight) by Remedios Varo (1908-1963)

Still Life with Dead Hare and Falcon in a Niche — Dirck de Bray

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Still Life with Dead Hare and Falcon in a Niche, 1678 by Dirck de Bray (c. 1635-1694)

Pierre Klossowski’s illustrations for his novel Roberte Ce Soir

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From Pierre Klossowski’s novel Roberte Ce Soir, Grove Press, 1969.

The Edge of Doom — Samuel Colman

The Edge of Doom, 1838 by Samuel Colman (1832-1920)

Rebekah Del Rio performs “No Stars” on Twin Peaks

Voltage — Dorothea Tanning

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Voltage, 1942 by Dorothea Tanning (1910-2012)

Phoenix — Ben Shahn

Phoenix, 1952 by Ben Shahn (1898–1969). From Ben Shahn: His Graphic Art, George Braziller, Inc., NY 1957.