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Evil Gallery

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Choose from 77 pictures in our Evil collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Devil and fairy, Christmas card, 1952. Creator: Shirley Markham Featured Print

Devil and fairy, Christmas card, 1952. Creator: Shirley Markham

Devil and fairy, Christmas card, 1952. Design for a card with pantomime characters. Shirley Markham (1931-1999) studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Central School of Art in London from 1950-1952. The writer, artist, poet, and illustrator Mervyn Peake (1911-1968) was one of her tutors, and her style of drawing was also influenced by other British illustrators such as Edward Ardizzone, Quentin Blake and Edward Bawden. Markham spent time in the Dolomite Mountains in Italy, and also visited Rome, sketching classical buildings. After graduating from Central, she worked as a graphic designer, producing book illustrations, cartoons for comics, menus and programmes. She gave up her promising career however when she got married in 1957. Middle-class women at that time were expected to devote their energies to bringing up children and running the home, and despite her obvious talent, she lacked the confidence to return to illustration. Her portfolio remained in the family attic for many years, but now her work is published here for the first time

© Shirley Markham Collection / Heritage-Images

Torments of Hell, c1185 (1906) Featured Print

Torments of Hell, c1185 (1906)

Torments of Hell, c1185 (1906). Hortus deliciarum (Garden of Delights) is a medieval manuscript compiled by Herrad of Landsberg at the Hohenburg Abbey in Alsace. It was an illuminated encyclopedia, begun in 1167 as a pedagogical tool for young novices at the convent. It is the first encyclopedia that was evidently written by a woman. It was finished in 1185, and was one of the most celebrated illuminated manuscripts of the period. In 1870, the manuscript was burnt and destroyed when the library housing it in Strasbourg was bombarded during the siege of the city in the Franco-Prussian War. From Medieval London, Vol. II - Ecclesiastical by Sir Walter Besant. [Adam & Charles Black, London, 1906]

© The Print Collector

Satan in all his Glory..., 1792.Artist: James Gillray Featured Print

Satan in all his Glory..., 1792.Artist: James Gillray

Satan in all his Glory; - or Peter Pindar crouching to the devil, sketch'd from the peep-hole at scalegill, 1792. To the worthy inhabitants of Cumberland and this impartial representation of the virtues of his infernal majesty is respectfully dedicated. Cruel landowner James Lowther, Earl of Lonsdale (1726-1802) is caricatured as Satan from Milton's epic poem Paradise Lost. On the left is Peter Pindar, the satirical poet James Wolcot (1738-1819) who had criticised the Earl. Lowther's lawyer (right), has snakes for legs, like the figure of Sin in the poem. Illustration from Social Caricature in the Eighteenth Century ... With over two hundred illustrations by George Paston [pseudonym of Emily Morse Symonds], (London, 1905)

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