This artwork is an artistic satire on Edgar Allan Poe’s famous short story “The Fall of The House of Usher”, but in this case, Poe IS the Usher, the usher of a vintage movie house! A wonderful and whimsically playful piece, sure to bring a smile to you everyday, and give your guests a topic of endless profound discussions.
Edgar Allan Poe (/poʊ/; born Edgar Poe; January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American author, poet, editor, and literary critic, considered part of the American Romantic Movement. Best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, Poe was one of the earliest American practitioners of the short story, and is generally considered the inventor of the detective fiction genre. He is further credited with contributing to the emerging genre of science fiction. He was the first well-known American writer to try to earn a living through writing alone, resulting in a financially difficult life and career. -wikipedia