Götz Kluge's photos with the Bellman

Bellman & Bard after retinex filtering

Bellman & Bard after retinex filtering
[main image]: John Martin: The Bard (ca. 1817), by GIMP: contrast enhanced in the rock area & light areas delated & (most of) color removed & retinex filtering

[upper inset]: Detail from preperatory draft for Henry Holiday's illustration (1876) to chapt…
Added on January  5, 2014

Bellman & Bard after retinex filtering

Bellman & Bard after retinex filtering
[main image]: John Martin: The Bard (ca. 1817), by GIMP: contrast enhanced in the rock area & light areas delated & (most of) color removed & retinex filtering

[inset]: Henry Holiday: Illustration (1876) to chapter The Beaver's Lesson in Lewis Carroll's…
Added on November 25, 2013

Tnetopinmo

Tnetopinmo
William Blake: The Omnipotent or The Ancient of Days, 1794, detail mirror view

Inset: The Snark hunting Bellman
Added on June 10, 2013

The Bellman and Charles Darwin

The Bellman and Charles Darwin
1876 and around 1870.

If it was for this pairing only, I would not use this side-by-side image as an example for allusions to Charles Darwin (19th century portrait) in Lewis Carroll's and Henry Holiday's The Hunting of the Snark. Also, too obvious allusi…
Added on October  7, 2013

IT WAS A BOOJUM (bw)

IT WAS A BOOJUM (bw)
[left]: Henry Holiday's back cover illustration (1876) to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark.

[right]: Allegorical English School painting (ca. 1610, redrawn, color desaturated and rearranged 2013) of Queen Elizabeth I at Old Age with allegory of D…
Added on July 28, 2013

The Bellman and Sir Henry Lee (no marks)

The Bellman and Sir Henry Lee (no marks)
The Bellman (segment of an illustration by Henry Holliday to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark) and a mirrored view of an unfinished portrait of Sir Henry Lee by Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger
Added on July 26, 2013

Bankersnatched by the Bandersnatch

Bankersnatched by the Bandersnatch
Henry Holiday: The Banker's Fate (vector graphics for posters)
Vectorized segment from an illustration by Henry Holiday (cut by Joseph Swain) to the chapter The Banker's Fate in Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark (1876).

Resizeable vector graphics…
Added on July  7, 2013

Ditchley Snark

Ditchley Snark
The image shows Henry Holiday's illustration (1876) to the front cover of Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark compared to a grey shaded reproduction of the Ditchley Portrait (a gift from Sir Henry Lee to Queen Elizabeth I, c. 1592) by Marcus Gheeraer…
Added on June 20, 2013

Ditchley Snark

Ditchley Snark
The comparison shows Henry Holiday's illustration (1876) to the front cover of Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark compared to a reproduction of the Ditchley Portrait (a gift from Sir Henry Lee to Queen Elizabeth I, c. 1592) by Marcus Gheeraerts the…
Added on June 20, 2013

The Bellman and Father Time

The Bellman and Father Time
Henry Holiday's depiction of the Bellman in fhe front cover illustration to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark and Father Time from an allegorical English School painting (ca. 1610) depicting Queen Elizabeth I at Old Age.



That which hath made the…
Added on June 16, 2013

Snark Hunting with the HMS Beagle

Snark Hunting with the HMS Beagle
Assembled scans from original 19th century sources:
• Illustration by H. Holiday to The Hunting of the Snark, 1876
• Inlay: Print based on a drawing (1834-04-16) by Conrad Martens, etching published in: Francis Darwin, Life and Letters of Charles Darwin ,…
Added on June 16, 2013

The Bellman and Sir Henry Lee

The Bellman and Sir Henry Lee
The Bellman (segment of an illustration by Henry Holliday to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark) and a mirrored view of an unfinished portrait of Sir Henry Lee by Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger

Yes, the noses and the eyes are different. This is not…
Added on June 13, 2013

William III, Religion and Liberty, Care and Hope

William III, Religion and Liberty, Care and Hope
The color markers in both images show, to which pictorial elements in a 1674 print Henry Holiday alluded in his illustration to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark (lower image, 1876) in the chapter The Hunting. The print (upper image by an anonymous…
Added on June  1, 2013

The Bandersnatch fled as the others appeared

The Bandersnatch fled as the others appeared
In Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark, the intertextuality of the poem is paralleled by the interpictoriality of Henry Holiday's illustrations: Here Henry Holiday reinterprets Marcus Gheeraerts I+II.

The image above shows Henry Holiday's illustrati…
Added on June  2, 2013

An Expedition Team

An Expedition Team
Darwin did use tuning forks for experiments with spiders.

201· · You may seek it with thimbles--and seek it with care;
202· · · · You may hunt it with forks and hope;
203· · You may threaten its life with a railway-share;
204· · · · You may charm it with…
Added on May 31, 2013