|TAI #238||Gnarled tree — See also TAI #12|
Many (including Hammond & Scull in ArtH) have noticed that this anthropomorphic tree of Tolkien’s looks just like that in TAI #12. Inscribed in right margin, “July 1928” and in upper right corner, “20”.
|Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 88, fol. 20r|
trees · forests
Celduin (River Running) Erebor (The Lonely Mountain) Rhovanion (Wilderland)
|1995||Art. & Ill.||136||129|
|2011||Art of Hobbit||100||67|
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