Yeats wrote this poem after he was yet again rejected by Maud. The Illustration is focused more on lettering. The border holds a resemblance to seashells & waves while the mermaid lays over
the poem in a nonchalant apathetic manner,
Lettering and typography is an interest to Sophia and she likes to combine it with her artwork on occasion. The lettering for this illustration is Sophia’s own unique style of handwriting, placed in
a format inspired by vintage 1920s branding.
21 x 29.6 cm
High Quality Digital Print
High quality recycled paper 300gsm