Götz Kluge's photos with the Allegory of Iconoclasm

Two Noses

Two Noses
[left]: The Banker's nose in Henry Holiday's illustration to the chapter "The Banker's Fate" in Lewis Carroll's "The Hunting of the Snark" (1876).

[right]: "nose" (mirrored about a horizontal axis) from a horizontally compressed segment of "The Image Bre…
Added on February 22, 2014

Victor in Your Dreams (2013)

Victor in Your Dreams (2013)
Mahendra Singh (Montréal) holds the copyright to the illustration (depicting Victor Hugo) on the right side. Compare it to the 16th century etching The Image Breakers (1566-1568, mirror view, right side) by Marcus Gheraerts the Elder.

I added that compar…
Added on July 28, 2013

"But if ever I meet with a Boojum, that day, I shall softly and suddenly vanish away."

"But if ever I meet with a Boojum, that day, I shall softly and suddenly vanish away."
Patterns from an illustration by Henry Holiday (and Joseph Swain) to the chapter The Vanishing in Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark (1876) and a segment of the Allegory of Iconoclasm (or The Image Breakers) by Marcus Gheeraerts the Elder (c. 1567).…
Added on June 23, 2013

A Nose Job

A Nose Job
[left]: a segment of Henry Holiday's illustration to The Banker's Fate (after his encounter with the Bandersnatch) in Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark (1876) and
[right]: a horizontally compressed segment of The Image Breakers (1566-1568), an etc…
Added on May 21, 2013