Crossbowman Assisted by a Milkmaid — Jacques de Gheyn II



Curse in a Dead Man’s Eye — Patten Wilson (Illustration to Coleridge’s The Rime of the Ancient Mariner)


Engraving of Clara the Rhino and a Human Skeleton from Bernhard Siegried Albinus’ Tabulae sceleti et musculorum corporis humani


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Surreal Albin Brunovsky Engraving


Love and Death — Francisco Goya

Night’s Plutonian Shore — Gustave Dore Illustrates Edgar Allan Poe’s Poem “The Raven”

Gustave Dore’s marvelous illustration’s for Edgar Allan Poe’s poem “The Raven”


Poe Illustration (“Murders in the Rue Morgue”) — Fritz Eichenberg


“Who’ll Dig His Grave? / I, Said the Owl”

From Death and Burial of Poor Cock Robin by H.L. Stephens, 1865.

St. Michael Fighting the Dragon — Albrecht Dürer

Tab. CXI (Strange Babies) — Albertus Seba

Herman Melville (Portrait) — Barry Moser