Inspired by the story of Frankenstein
or The Modern Prometheus
Written by Mary Shelley (1816).
Forget the Hollywood hype, this is really a sad story about the search for love and remorse.
The letters in this artwork form the framework for the story set in the 1790s in which Captain Robert Walton tells his sister the story of Victor Frankenstein and the monster he created.
“So strange an accident has happened to us that I cannot forbear recording it, although it is very probable that you will see me before these papers can come into your possession”.