There was something there — and now I can’t use the subway
or go down into cellars anymore.”
H.P. Lovecraft’s 1926 sojourn into the underworld of hyper-realist artist, Richard Upton Pickman.
A man who insists on an authentic setting to evoke his muse — not to mention the strange covered
well in the cellar. . .
Follow Thurber as he relates his first hand account of Pickman’s process over drinks.
H.P. Lovecraft’s — Pickman’s Model
Pickman’s Model (right click for download)