130 mm x 200 mm
‘my candle was nearly burnt out, when, by the glimmer of the half-extinguished light, I saw the dull yellow eye of the creature open; it breathed hard, and a convulsive motion agitated its limbs.’
MARY SHELLY. FRANKENSTEIN or The Modern Prometheus. p.33.
Vulpa has created a sequence of illustrations inspired by the literary classic Frankenstein. Each week she will be sharing one of her works, a total of six in all.
The second scene, is the iconic event where Frankenstein through his new contrived science, uses his ‘instruments of life’ to infuse a ‘spark of being,’ into a grotesque amalgamation of corpses. A hellish creature, born of pain and anguish.