Gustave Doré’s engraving of “The Vision of the Golden Ladder” captures a pivotal moment from Purgatory in Dante Alighieri’s Divine Comedy. Depicting the seventh level of heaven, the sphere of Saturn, Doré skillfully brings to life the ethereal realm dedicated to those who embody temperance and fervently pray. The engraving showcases a mesmerizing scene of individuals ascending and descending a radiant golden ladder, symbolic of their spiritual progress and ascent towards divine perfection. Doré’s masterful engraving is a testament to his exceptional artistic skill and meticulous attention to detail. The intricacy of the composition, combined with the evocative play of light and shadow, draws the viewer into the celestial realm of Saturn. The golden hues that permeate the scene create an aura of divine radiance, heightening the sense of awe and spirituality. 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″