By the pond
We sat on the old bench, and looked at the placid brown surface of the pond, and the lily pads, and the scum of duck- weed by the water’s edge.
This is an original illustration from The Ocean at the End of the Lane written by Neil Gaiman (Headline, 2019), illustrated by Elise Hurst.
Pen, ink and acrylic on warm off-white paper, signed by the artist.
Illustration area 29 x 41cm, in grey mount.
Please note: The first image on this page is the closest colour match to the original.