Little Red Riding Hood original story by Charles Perrault, translation by George Martin, illustrations by Beni Montresor

I don’t know if I had ever read a translation of the original text before but especially when paired with Montresor’s illustrations it is haunting from the very beginning.  The textured black that makes up walls, forests and curtains seems to loom over you and the heavy shading adds to the darkness.  This girl doesn’t […]