Illustrating McCarthy and Melville

Posted by @ 1:11 pm on June 7th, 2010

page 67: He took off the shirt. It stuck to the skin and a yellow pus ran. His arm was swollen to the size of his thigh and it was garishly discolored and small worms worked in the open wound.

Remember how Zak Smith did that cool illustration of Gravity’s Rainbow?  Well now he’s doing Blood Meridian as a collaborative project with Sean McCarthy, John Mejias, Craig Taylor, Shawn Cheng, and Matt Wiegle.

Also, Matt Kish is doing one for Moby Dick:

Page 048 : Queequeg was George Washington cannibalistically developed.

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