Victor Hugo, in a 1879 portrait by Léon Bonnat, now in the
Musée Victor Hugo, Paris.
English poet Thomas Hoccleve presents Henry, Prince of Wales (later
Henry V of England) with his book "De Regimine Principum",
circa 1413, in an English illumination.
Photo: akg-images / British Library
Dante Alighieri with his work "The Divine Comedy", in
a 1465 painting by Domenico di Michelino in S. Maria del Fiore in
Photo: akg-images / Rabatti - Domingie
A drawing from 1877 by Anton von Werner of Ovid, for "Roman
Life" in Café Bauer in Berlin.
Susan Sontag in Paris, 1979.
Photo: akg-images / Marion Kalter