"Unearthly monsters devoured other pitiful souls. Evens as their legs still kicked, they dangled from slobbering mouths filled with long, shiny, sharp teeth."


Saturn Devouring His Son, 1819
Public DomainSaturn Devouring His Son, 1819 - Credit: Francisco de Goya
Courtyard with Lunatics, 1794
Public DomainCourtyard with Lunatics, 1794 - Credit: Francisco de Goya


As Chris promptly confirms, what hangs on the wall is the works of Spanish Romantic painter, Francisco Goya. The paintings described most probably include Saturn Devouring His Son and Courtyard With Lunatics by Goya.