Originally Posted by doom
This is not a painting from the movie. It is an early concept sketch done for Steven Sommers while he was still writing the script of Van Helsing. All of the matte paintings in the movie were done by Illusion Art. This particular sketch was done in 2 days.
Well, that must be why i don't remember this scene as being a matte. I do remember being impressed with the scene where they come up to the castle.