Eye Candy for Today: Bosch’s vision of Hell

Line and Colors decided today would be a good day to feature "Hell," the right panel from the tryptich, The Garden of Earthly Delights, by Hieronymus Bosch. It was painted between 1480 and 1505.

"Paintings like this were meant to strike fear into the minds of those who viewed them, showing the horrors of eternal damnation that would inevitably follow their unwise choices."

Browse the 30,000 × 17,078 pixel image here!

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  1. In a way, that painting looks preferable to a Trump presidency.

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