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J.R.R. Tolkien

Tol Sirion - Originally drawn by J. Tolkien in black and white, this version has color added by H. Riddett and appeared in The Silmarillion Calendar 1978

Conceptual art for the elven-king Thranduil of Mirkwood from "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" (2013).  Love the silhouette of the crown!

The Ancient elven armors were so masterfully crafted that they still cannot be imitated, even after thousands of years

Alan Lee's concept art for  Treebeard from The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.

Alan Lee drawing of Tree Beard, from Lord of the Rings. Another pencil sketch illustrating an idea from Lord Of The Rings .

J.R.R. Tolkien in his greenhouse.    "I like to imagine that from such humble beginnings came the Old Forest, Mirkwood, Fangorn, Lothlorien, and—first and foremost—Sam Gamgee’s scruffy talent with a spade." —MN at the New York Botanical Garden blog

R Tolkien, looking at flowers. Apparently people hated to go for walks with him because he would stop and look at every tree for like 20 minutes. ^EXPLAINS THE BOOKS <--- But I'd love to go on a walk with him!