Jolies Ténèbres by Kerascoët
'Jolies Ténèbres'. 

Kerascoët is the pen name for the French illustrator's duo Marie Pommepuy (b. 1978) and Sébastien Cosset (b. 1975). They studied art together at the École Estienne and have worked in the field of illustration since 2002. They have worked with Joann Sfar on the animation series 'Le Petit Vampire'. After 52 episodes they were asked by Sfar and Trondheim to take over the series 'Donjon Crépuscule'.

Miss Pas Touche by Kerascoët
'Miss Pas Touche'.

With writer Hubert they started the 1930s thriller 'Miss Pas Touche' at Dargaud in 2006. Their fairy tale 'Jolies Ténèbres', written by Pommepuy and Fabien Vehlmann, was published by Dupuis in 2009. Their other collaboration with Hubert, 'Reine Beauté', began publication in Spirou in 2010. The duo worked with Vehlmann again on 'Voyage en Satanie' for Dargaud in 2011.

Kerascoët was an influence on Lae Schäfer

Reine Beauté by Kerascoët
'Reine Beauté' (Spirou #3746, 2010). The pose in the first panel is a reference to the painting 'Rokeby Venus' by Diego Vélazquez. 

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