“Oh, no, no!” Valery forbade. “Not again. That way is rump of skunk and madness.”
‐ R. A. Lafferty, "Thus We Frustrate Charlemagne"
My illustration for Ray's classic time travel tale, Thus We Frustrate Charlemagne.
This might be, at least as far as I am aware, the first attempted visual representation of the Institute for Impure Science. Also referenced here: Tron, Lafferty's door, and of course, rump of skunk and madness.