Ed2 wrote:Quite correct, frog. He wanted to convey the darker atmosphere that likely existed in such torture chambers. (The earlier one also cropped Jucundus' signature from the bottom, but that was doubtless done by some Philistine before joan found it.)
Jucundus is one of a few artists (Roberts, Arcas, Quoom, and of course Willie) whose work is immediately identifiable.[/quote]
I agree on both counts. I'm not blaming Joan for the Phillistine's work as you say. In fact, I think that issue was also settled a while back. And the artists you mention are also immediately identifiable by their particular style, as you well say.