This fantastic French engraving comes from the actual 1861 publication of " The Vision of Hell " by Dante Alighieri. It was done by probably the most famous French romantic illustrator - Gustave Dore. It measures 14 1/2" - 11". Dated 1860 and signed in the lower left hand corner " G. Dore ". Very well detailed male nude.
A picture of the cover page for the book is included for information only. This cover page will not accompany the engraving.