Tolkien Paintings

The Hobbit:

I picked up this older copy of The Hobbit at a used book store simply because of the cover:

Bilbo comes to the Huts of the Raftelves by J.R.R. Tolkien 1937

The Hobbit 1973 Cover: “Bilbo comes to the Huts of the Raftelves” by J.R.R. Tolkien

Turns out it is actually by Tolkien himself. I based my painting of the cover of this book, which is faded and cropped a bit from the original painting which I, of course, didn’t bother to look up online until after I was done. You can view the actual original Here. Here is my version:

While I had everything out, I also painted a random horizon:

Horizon at Dusk

Horizon at Dusk


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