Gustave Doré 1832 – 1883

Death on the Pale Horse

engraving — 1865

Gustave Doré biography

This work is linked to Revelation 6:8

The Lamb of God opens the seven seals of a book "written within and on the backside". After the opening of the fourth seal, Death rides into the world. He is the fourth knight of the apocalypse. Hell follows him.

Tags: Apocalypse

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