"Everyone thinks of [fairy tales] in terms of poisoned apples and glass coffins, and forgets that they represent girls who walked into dark forests and remade them into their own reflections."-Seanan McGuire, “Indexing” (via owls-love-tea)
Eugene Delacroix. Illustration for a poem by Johann Goethe “Faust”. Mephistopheles. Lithography
Boleslaw Biegas with fantastically bizarre vampire themed paintings. Where the traditional depictions of vampires portray humanoid bat like creatures, Biegas carried through a wild bestiary of interpretations… insect vampires, winged camel vampires, elephant vampires, and so on.
Weird shit, eh?
See more Biegas artwork at this site.
See the complete book here.