Thursday, May 5, 2011
Dante's vision of hell still has an afterlife
To hell and back ... Gustave Doré's Vision of Geryon, from canto 17 of the Divine Comedy by Dante Aligheri. Photograph: www.artrenewal.org
Midway upon the road of our life
I found myself within a dark wood ...
– Inferno, by Dante Alighieri.
Excerpt from the article by Jonathan Jones, for Guardian.co.uk