Gustave Dore

Gustave Dore


Gustave Dore, his works displayed here as a live wallpaper.
Some of these images presented here are over 120 years old but still resonate with emotion even today.
Images from Dante's 'Divine Comedy' and 'Paradise Lost' along with selected drawings from 'Orlando Furioso' and 'Don Quixote'make for an unusual wallpaper. More so are some of Dore's paintings and etchings from other sources such as 'The Holy Bible' and 'London: A Pilgramage' with scenes from 19th century London which is almost gothic in its depiction. Evocative etchings from 'Rime of the Ancient Mariner' are here as well.
Truly fine art with a gothic bent that reaches into the subconscious of us all.

Settings for this wallpaper allow you to vary the time between images being displayed to suit your taste as well as options for background color and alpha levels allowing for a personalised sepia type effect. A Scale function has also been installed giving you flexibility in what is actually being displayed whilst maintaining the aspect ratio of the artwork.



Double tapping anywhere on the wallpaper displays current information about the plate and when it was produced. Tapping on the left or right of the screen allows you to scroll through the images.

You can move this wallpaper to your SD card.
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About Gustave Dore
Gustave Dore, his works displayed here as a live wallpaper.
Some of these images presented here are over 120 years old but still resonate with emotion even today.
Images from Dante's 'Divine Comedy' and 'Paradise Lost' along with selected drawings from 'Orlando Furioso' and 'Don Quixote'make for an unusual wallpaper. More so are some of Dore's paintings and etchings from other sources such as 'The Holy Bible' and 'London: A Pilgramage' with scenes from 19th century London which is almost gothic in its depiction. Evocative etchings from 'Rime of the Ancient Mariner' are here as well.
Truly fine art with a gothic bent that reaches into the subconscious of us all.

Settings for this wallpaper allow you to vary the time between images being displayed to suit your taste as well as options for background color and alpha levels allowing for a personalised sepia type effect. A Scale function has also been installed giving you flexibility in what is actually being displayed whilst maintaining the aspect ratio of the artwork.



Double tapping anywhere on the wallpaper displays current information about the plate and when it was produced. Tapping on the left or right of the screen allows you to scroll through the images.

You can move this wallpaper to your SD card.
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A Google User
Oct 21, 2014
Didn't work The app does not work on my phone. Downloaded the app twice. It just disappears into my phone and i can't find it to look at the art on it.
A Google User
Aug 19, 2014
Gloversville, New York 12078 Thank you !!
A Google User
May 15, 2014
Intalled app, no icon. Where the hell is it?????
A Google User
Apr 16, 2014
Cool!
A Google User
Aug 21, 2013
Awesome app... But... I would like a feature to be added that we could pick which art is displayed I love it though but hopefully the creators of the app see this thanks.