Author: Woodroffe, Patrick
Title: Original painting by fantasy artist Patrick Woodroffe
Date Published: 1974
Original painting on illustration board. 38x55 cm (15x21¾") visible. Matted, 48.5x62 cm (19x24¼"). Affixed to masonite backing.
Patrick James Woodroffe (1940-2014) was an English artist, etcher and drawer, specializing in fantasy science-fiction artwork, with images that bordered on the surreal. The present illustration, perhaps a cover illustration for an unidentified novel, us dated 1974 and bears an additional inscription from the artist dated 28.4.76.