Gustave Doré’s “Death Comes on a Pale Horse” is a chilling engraving that portrays the inevitability of death and the passage of time. Galloping across a desolate landscape, a skeletal rider shrouded in darkness commands a pale horse. Sinister demons trail behind, their twisted forms embodying the chaos and despair that accompany death’s arrival. Doré’s meticulous attention to detail and skillful play of light and shadow create an atmosphere of foreboding in this illustration from the Bible, reminding viewers of life’s fleeting nature and the inescapable grip of mortality. The engraving has been carefully tinted to heighten the drama of the original image.
Our satin poster brings this artwork to life on high-quality 210 gsm paper. The low-glare satin finish lets you showcase this exquisite artwork in any indoor environment. The poster is available in multiple sizes. High-quality pigment inks ensure bright and intense colors. The posters can be hung with double-sided tape, tacks, or framed. The museum-grade paper is known to be archival, which means it can be stored for a long time without turning yellow. If the poster gathers any dust, you may wipe it off gently with a clean, dry cloth. Shipping is from our printers in the United States and is, on average, within 3 days of your order. The printed posters are hand rolled in protective tissue paper and shipped in an extra thick triangle box/tube.
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