Intimations of Mortality, Skull Rock

Works on Paper


Colour pencil 

74 x 74cm

The Clouds that gather round the setting sun
Do take a sober colouring from an eye
That hath kept watch o'er man's mortality;
- William Wordsworth Intimations of Immortality

Scientific analysis of this granite tor could tell us a great deal about the Earth's past. Concerning the future, we often look for portents in the natural world.

by Geoff Sargeant