(The illustration for page 496 in the post just below this was my second attempt. I had two ideas for this page so I made both of them and decided to include the one I liked better for the book. The piece in this post is my first attempt, which I like but not quite as much as the second one.)
Title: Deliberately standing before the binnacle, and eyeing the transpointed compasses, the old man, with the sharp of his extended hand, now took the precise bearing of the sun...
10.75 inches by 7.75 inches
marker on found paper
December 17, 2010