Worlds within worlds within worlds? Only if one of those characters in the egg is ALSO holding an egg depicting a scene in which a character is holding an egg which is ALSO depicting a….. you get the idea.
@Jerk of All Trades – despite the lack of realistic proportions on the creature lizard-centerpedy thingy, looks like the dark stranger’s rocking a lady-mantlepiece there. (And I cheated by looking at the book blurb.)
But Ye Olde Prome is still an option….
- You may be right. For some reason I interpreted it as the person’s tunic wrinkling weirdly on account of the arm-raising. On second look though, it seems rather tight everywhere else, so it probably is a bust.
(Unless the artist is just terrible all around)
On looking at the way the lizard-centipede is looking up, it’s like it’s talking to the man with the implausible scabbard and saying “What? What’s wrong with my hat? Dude everyone is wearing grey hooded person hats in Xjjkrshkt this year.”