Paul Gustave Doré

1832-1883 France-Engraver and Illustrator

 

Brief Biography-Paul Gustave Doré was from Strasbourg, born in 1833. In 1848, he was working for a French Journal doing caricatures. He later received commissions to do illustrations for books by various authors. One such commission was for Lord Byron's works which led to more work for renowned authors, and the illustrating of the English Bible. He was successful in the United States and Britain. He died in Paris in 1883.

 

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The Naiads
of the Sea

The Naiads of the Sea

Memory
of Spain

La Siesta Memory of Spain

Scottish
Highlands

Scottish Highlands

Flower
Sellers

Flower Sellers of London

Alpine
Scene

Alpine Scene

A Mountainous
Landscape

A Mountainous Landscape with a Balloon

Behold
the Man

Behold the Man

Christ Leaving the Courtroom

Christ Leaving the Courtroom

Glen
Massan

Glen Massan


Andromeda

Andromeda


Fairies

Fairies


Summer

Summer

Between Heaven
and Earth

Between Heaven and Earth

Dante and Vergil in
the Ninth Circle-

Dante and Vergil in the Ninth Circle of Hell

Castle on
the Rhone

Castle on the Rhone

The Valley
of Tears

The Valley of Tears

Little Red
Riding Hood

Little Red Riding Hood

Christmas
Eve

Christmas Eve

Landscape in
Scotland

Landscape in Scotland

Cover for
The Raven

Cover for The Raven

Evening
in Alsace

Evening in Alsace

Loch
Leven

Loch Leven

Jacob Wrestling
with the Angel

Jacob Wrestling with the Angel

Mountain
Decosse

Mountain Decosse

Stream in
Mountains at Dusk

Stream in Mountains at Dusk

Jeremiah Preaching
to His Followers

Jeremiah Preaching to His Followers

The
Enigma

The Enigma

Mont Sainte-Odile
with Pagan Wall

Mont Sainte-Odile with Pagan Wall

Paolo and Francesca
Da Rimini

Paolo And Francesca Da Rimini

The Fall of the
Rebel Angels

The Fall of the Rebel Angels

The Family of the
Entertainer-

The Family of the Entertainer

Loch
Lomond

Loch Lomond

The Injured
Child

The Injured Child