I was surprised not to be able to find a full-resolution image of the lovely panoramic background from the sacred forest scene in Princess Mononoke. I assembled this one from screengrabs. It had to be cropped a bit and there’s an imperfection on one of the trees that’s in the film, but it’s better than any other version I could find. Click this one for full size:

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The Gygerkarte, or Gyger Map (and detail), made in 1667 by Hans Conrad Gyger and one of the first ever to represent a landscape in this intricate and accurate fashion.

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A vision of London in 2500 AD, from Greys, cigarettes notable for “their exceptional Bigness.”

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Thunder – Takashi Ito, 1982

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Giorgio Morandi – Landscape, Grizzana (1932)

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