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Smaug
Title: Smaug
Submitted By: Figwit
Date: March 4, 2003

18 Comments

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    eowynshue
    June 13, 2003

    i’ve got a 1972 edition of the hobbit with this on the cover.theres actually a bit more to the left but all it

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    eowynshue
    June 13, 2003

    is is a continuation of the landscape and a full moon. in tolkiens writing at the side it says:

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    eowynshue
    June 13, 2003

    “The moon should be a cresent: [i cant read this next bit its cut off] after the New moon on Durin’s Day”

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    AnironEllessar
    July 2, 2004

    he looks kind of…cheesy, and i thought tolkien wasn’t supposed to be cheesy.

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    TiahNumenesse
    August 20, 2004

    I love how it says Death of Smaug in the middle

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    The_seventh_Ringbearer
    August 30, 2004

    I say again, great books, but illustrations leave a lot to be desired!

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    Ambarona
    September 12, 2004

    It looks like a doodle…but still good 😀

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    Shirefolk
    October 30, 2004

    maybe one of his 1st sketches before he grew into details

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    kat_d_hobbit
    December 3, 2004

    hay his book he can illustrations anyway he like

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    Shinto
    December 14, 2004

    I think both books and art are FAB!

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    Sams_Sweety
    January 9, 2005

    This pic is on my The Hobbit book… on the back there’swriting that i don’t know some of the words 🙂

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    Elioclya
    May 4, 2005

    I imagine this is more of a “give-an-idea” drawing than going for exactness.

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    Elenwing
    July 22, 2005

    I am Smaug! Hear me ROAR!!!

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    the_real_frodo
    November 1, 2005

    Not one of Tolkien’s gr8 pictures O_o

  15. Anonymous
    February 17, 2006

    I think it’s just a personal doodle, he probably never ment for it to be criticized.

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    Lady_of_Imaldris
    September 2, 2006

    i think it is a beautiful sketch-sort of like a childs drawing……gorgeous!

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    RodwenofRohan
    July 31, 2007

    GO BARD!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Symondil
    March 25, 2008

    i could swear Smaug was a different color earlier…

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