“It was just a colour out of space—a frightful messenger from unformed realms of infinity beyond all Nature as we know it; from realms whose mere existence stuns the brain and numbs us with the black extra-cosmic gulfs it throws open before our frenzied eyes.”
This is one of my favorite Lovecraft stories. Nice art!
Assorted photos of Michael Whelan and his art from IlluXCon 6 courtesy of their Facebook page. That’s Audrey, Michael’s wife and the brains of the operation, in photo #2. You may recognize her from paintings throughout the years as he’s used her quite frequently as a model.