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Transformation into Snakes by Gustave Dore

Original price $99.00
Original price $99.00 - Original price $1,427.00
Original price $99.00
Current price $69.30
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Gustave Doré's "Transformation into Snakes": A Haunting Masterpiece of Transformation, Symbolism, and Artistic Ingenuity

Step into the enigmatic world of Gustave Doré's "Transformation into Snakes," a captivating masterpiece that transports viewers into the heart of a mythical tale. This striking artwork, crafted in 1870, now graces high-quality canvas, inviting you to delve into its depths and unravel its intricate layers of meaning.

Doré's Mastery: Unveiling the Power of Imagination

In "Transformation into Snakes," Doré's masterful technique shines through. His meticulous attention to detail brings the scene to life, from the writhing serpents to the anguished expressions of their victims. Dramatic lighting and bold strokes create a sense of heightened tension, immersing viewers in the unfolding drama.

Beyond the Image: Symbolism and Interpretation

This haunting depiction is based on the biblical story of Aaron's rod transforming into a serpent. Doré's interpretation transcends the literal, delving into the deeper themes of metamorphosis and the eternal struggle between good and evil. The snakes become both symbols of punishment and agents of change, inviting viewers to contemplate the complexities of human nature.

Artistic Context: A Journey through Myth and Darkness

"Transformation into Snakes" stands as a testament to Doré's fascination with the supernatural and the macabre. It belongs to a series of illustrations he created for the Bible, where he explored the darker aspects of religious narratives. Through this work, viewers gain insight into Doré's unique artistic vision and his ability to capture the essence of human fear and awe.

Emotions Evoked: Terror, Wonder, and the Unknowable

Doré's "Transformation into Snakes" evokes a profound range of emotions. Terror grips the viewer as they witness the writhing serpents and the despair of those they torment. Yet, alongside fear, a sense of wonder emerges, as the painting invites contemplation on the mysteries of existence and the power of transformation. The artwork ultimately becomes a mirror, reflecting the human fascination with the unknown and the inevitable cycle of life and death.

Experience the Masterpiece in Your Own Realm

This museum-quality canvas print captures the full splendor of Doré's original. "Transformation into Snakes" becomes a captivating centerpiece in any space, creating an atmosphere of intrigue and introspection. Fade-resistant inks ensure the artwork's haunting beauty will endure for generations.

Let Gustave Doré's "Transformation into Snakes" transport you to a realm of myth and imagination, where the boundaries of reality blur and the power of art transforms the ordinary into the extraordinary.

Premium Prints, Designed To Last Generations

Premium Prints, Designed To Last Generations

Fade-Resistant Canvas
Our archival grade canvas is a poly-cotton blend that resists fading and ensures lasting beauty for generations. Guaranteed.

Hand Stretched For Superior Quality
Using traditional methods, we meticulously stretch each artwork by hand to ensure a durable, clean and refined finish.

100+ Year Color Guarantee
Advanced printing methods guarantee vibrant colors that last for decades, ensuring timeless artworks that captivate for generations.

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Arrives Ready to Hang
Enjoy effortless installation with our pre-installed sawtooth hangers allowing you to showcase your new masterpiece with ease.

Custom Sizes & Colors Available
We have a variety of sizes and frames available for purchase. Our team would be happy to help!

Feature Details
Type Giclee Art Print
Canvas material Archival-grade polycotton-mix canvas
Stretched? Hand-stretched over kiln-dried pine stretcher bars
Ready to hang? Yes
Product Warranty Lifetime warranty
Color Guarantee 100+ years color warranty
Returns Free returns for 90 days
Production time Shipped within 3 business days
Custom size available? Yes, contact us at