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La Commedia 20. Thieves' Metamorphosis

from Inferno, Canto XXIV - XXV

Woodcut-la Commedia 20. Thieves' Metamorphosis

The fantastic transformation of the Thieves into snakes, and the snakes back into the Thieves fascinates Dante. The serpent is a traditional pre-Christian symbol of the mystery of death and rebirth: here it symbolises metamorphosis.

Printed on hand made Japanese paper in the edition of 30.

Image size approx. 92cm X 61cm

Price: £ 360.00 + PP

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