Edward Gorey Art- Not For The Faint-hearted

Edward Gorey - not for the faint-hearted

 

The nurse was discovered collapsed in some shrubbery, but her reappearance was not much use; her eyes were askew, her extremities rubbery, her clothing was stained with a brownish juice. #TheInsectGod #EdwardGorey
The nurse was discovered collapsed in some shrubbery, but her reappearance was not much use; her eyes were askew, her extremities rubbery, her clothing was stained with a brownish juice.

 

 

Edward Gorey American, 1925-2000, chose his favorite ghostly tales for publication in a 1959 book The Haunted Looking Glass. This Gorey illustration is for Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Body Snatchers.   Scanned by Shades and Shadows.
Edward Gorey American, 1925-2000, chose his favorite ghostly tales for publication in a 1959 book The Haunted Looking Glass. This Gorey illustration is for Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Body Snatchers. Scanned by Shades and Shadows.

 

 

In Search of Dracula : The History of Dracula and Vampires

In Search of Dracula : The History of Dracula and Vampires

 

The Helpless Doorknob a shuffled Story  (1989) Edward Gorey

The Gashlycrumb Tinies: A Very Gorey Alphabet Book By: Edward Gorey Article by: Maria Popova  Dark and yet amusing.
A delightfully dark vintage alphabet book from mid-century illustrator Edward Gorey, the Tim Burton of his day.

MORE about Edward Gorey at these sites:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Gorey

 

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=edward+gorey&qpvt=edward+gorey&FORM=VDRE

 

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