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La Commedia 41. The Dream of the Third Night

from Purgatorio, Canto XXVII

Woodcut-la Commedia 41. The Dream of the Third Night

Dante, Virgil and Statius spend their last night on the steps just below the Earthly Paradise.Dante has a dream of Rachel and Leah. They are said to represent Beatrice and Matelda, a maiden who appears to Dante by the stream in the Earthly Paradise. However, Leah may also represent Dante’s wife as opposed to Rachel / Beatrice, his true love. Rachel with beautiful eyes looks into the mirror she is holding.

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

Image size approx. 61cm X 92cm

Price: £ 360.00 + PP


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