hyper sense

Collage sketch / Test piece for internal Illustration for The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. Chapter 18. The Dog Beneath the Skin. Stephen D, a 22 year old medical student,  in a dream thinks he is a dog with hyper senses. He awakens to find it is true. He has a hyper real sense of colour and smell.“ as if I had been totally colourblind before, and suddenly found myself in world full of colour… he could smell their emotions – fear, contentment, sexuality – like a dog. He could recognize every street, every shop, by smell – he could find his way around New York, infallibly, by smell”.