Sunday, September 18, 2016

At the Point Where the Scales Were Parted, the Sword Struck into the Neck, and the Pent-up Flames Burst through the Wound at the Side, so That Siegfried Was Now Safe from Them. The Little Dwarf Crept Quickly out of the Wound (1848)

Illustrated by Wilhelm Kaulbach,  The Heroic Life and Exploits of Siegfried the Dragon Slayer: An Old German Story (London: Joseph Cundall and David Bogue, 1848), 108.