'The Tree Of Death: The Sinner' - lithograph, ca. 1845. Devil watering tree of sins and skeleton about to chop it down. Lithograph by Nathaniel Currier, published by Currier & Ives, New York, between 1835 and 1855.
Giles Lytton Strachey (1 March 1880 – 21 Jan 1932): British writer & critic. A founding member of the Bloomsbury Group; author of Eminent Victorians. Best known for establishing new form of biography in which psychological insight & sympathy are combined w/ irreverence & wit. His 1921 biography Queen Victoria awarded James Tait Black Memorial Prize. ~Painting Portrait of Lytton Strachey  by Dora Carrington (1893-1932).