135x Famous Antique Engravings by Gustave Doré from Dante's Divine Comedy. Uniquely Restored, Tinted and Enhanced for Digital Print Making! Download.
Powerful Imagery Capturing a Variety of Different Moods
This compilation features a great mixture of well-known images in minimally compressed .jpg format, from medium up to high resolutions (ranging between 225-270dpi at a big physical print size of 10x8inches). They're suitable for all systems and can be printed using a standard A4 photo capable computer Printer.
The collection includes an important series (135 images) of medium to high resolution, restored and enhanced, unique, slightly tinted engravings scanned from a private collection and supplied pre-sized for A4 printers but capable of up-sizing (for the higher resolution images) for those with larger format capabilities. A wonderful range of moods is included featuring the sinister and macabre range from the 'Inferno' series to sombre and wistful scenes from 'Purgatory' to the more cheerful and hopeful mood evident in the 'Paradise' series of illustrations, as perceived by Dante. We also include a text file containing a reference to each illustrations and an extract from the poem to accompany them by way of captions. Most of the images are multi-megabyte in size.
Bonuses :- ALSO included for personal use is a version of The Divine Comedy of Dante translated by the Rev. H. F. Cary. We have converted this into .pdf format, used by Adobe Reader which is standard on most computers or can also be downloaded free. There is also an additional twenty rare antique engravings by Dore (including a selection of large format examples) to make wonderful prints that you can sell or use as decor.