Gustave Doré’s mesmerizing illustration, “The Fighting Devils Alichino and Calcabrina,” captures the intense clash of infernal entities within Dante’s Divine Comedy. With masterful detail and haunting imagery, Doré brings to life the dark depths of the Malebolge, the eighth circle of Hell. Alichino and Calcabrina, two fiendish demons, engage in a vicious combat, their twisted bodies contorted in a grotesque dance of violence. Doré’s skillful use of chiaroscuro highlights the eerie atmosphere, casting eerie shadows on the sinewy forms and emphasizing their diabolical features. Each stroke of the artist’s pen reveals the devilish menace of these tormentors, their malevolent expressions and menacing postures exuding an air of eternal damnation. In this evocative artwork, Doré captures the essence of Dante’s vision, transporting viewers into the nightmarish realm of divine punishment and serving as a timeless testament to the enduring power of Dante’s epic poem. The illustration 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.
|12″ x 18″
|20″ x 30″
|24″ x 36″