Original composition of an ancient forest scene on Reven. This is the same forest in which Dexter appears in the large pen and ink drawing. This is one of the earliest depictions of any place on Reven, well before the book was written. Acrylic on canvas – 1979

 

Below is the original pen and ink treatment from which the painting evolved. This shows an unnamed soldier wandering through the forest in the painting. – 1978