The lamentable fate of Mike Stuchbery 🎃🍷 @MikeStuchbery_ (Freelance) Journalist, Historian, Teacher & Tour Guide ★ 🇦🇺 in 🇩🇪 ★ Contributing Editor at @BylineTimes ★ History at @TheLocalEurope ★ Resolutely ↙️↙️↙️ Aug. 16, 2019 1 min read

Having mentioned Hieronymous Bosch earlier, if you just stick to admiring his paintings, you're missing out on a lot of the really surreal, metaphysical *weird shit*.

This late 15th century drawing is called 'The Woods That Hear, And The Field That Sees'.

I've seen this image used by respectable art critics to suggest - in all seriousness - that our boy Hieronymous enjoyed nipping out of town to chow down on hallucinogenic mushrooms.

I gotta say, there is *no evidence* he tripped his balls off, or was a secret Cathar.

I mean, I want to believe, but...


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