Adramelech

leprincelointain:

Alice Pike Barney (1857-1931), Lucifer (Nathalie Clifford Barney) - 1902

earthpages:

Ahriman

Taq-e Bostan: high-relief of Shapur II investiture; from left to right: Mithra, Shapur II, Ahura…

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sagan-indiana:

The demonic hordes of Hell catching the souls of sinners. From Warning vor der falschen lieb dieser werlft, printed by Peter Wagner, Nuremberg, 1495.

inacom:

British Library, Harley 4431, f. 108v (‘Detail of a miniature of Hercules slaying Cerberus, and Theseus and Pirithous battling demons’). Christine de Pizan, Collected works (‘The Book of the Queen’), c. 1410-1414. This image is from L’Épître Othéa, “assembled for Isabel (Isabeau) of Bavaria, queen consort of Charles VI of France, and produced under the author’s supervision. Possibly some passages are in the hand of Christine de Pizan herself.”

inacom:

British Library, Harley 4431, f. 108v (‘Detail of a miniature of Hercules slaying Cerberus, and Theseus and Pirithous battling demons’). Christine de Pizan, Collected works (‘The Book of the Queen’), c. 1410-1414. This image is from L’Épître Othéa, “assembled for Isabel (Isabeau) of Bavaria, queen consort of Charles VI of France, and produced under the author’s supervision. Possibly some passages are in the hand of Christine de Pizan herself.”

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