The most recent skit from Homer and Bart pastiches Gorey’s ghoulish artwork.
The brand new Simpsons “Treehouse of Horror” particular — the thirty second, in the event you’ve misplaced rely — will include a phase impressed by Edward Gorey, the writer-illustrator famend for his whimsically macabre books. The episode airs on Fox on Sunday; within the meantime, a sneak peak has been launched:
The clip exhibits Bart and others getting as much as the sort of grisly antics acquainted from Gorey’s works, in addition to from previous “Treehouse of Horror” episodes. The type parodies the artist’s, from the dense hatching to the Vincent Worth-like narrator’s rhyming couplets.