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Title: Tolkien Illustration pic
Submitted By: RhovanionWarrior
Date: October 5, 2003

29 Comments

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    Mirfaen
    November 5, 2003

    That’s stunning… absoloutely great. It’s got such a lovely sense of design to it.

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    Ai_Estel
    March 8, 2004

    wow, that’s cool!! Who was Amalion again??

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    Manian
    May 1, 2004

    Wow, wow, wow….

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    Anorwen_Niphredil
    June 29, 2004

    It looks like part of a tapestry!

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    CryingNienna
    September 22, 2004

    wow,tolkien is very good artisté:) ich print that!

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    Shirefolk
    October 30, 2004

    oh wow! its a tree of many species

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    Tinehtele
    November 29, 2004

    Precioso

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    Zandaïn
    December 10, 2004

    very pretty, finely detailed

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    Zandaïn
    December 10, 2004

    very pretty, finely detailed

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    Thalionnanuniel
    February 4, 2005

    niiice…now I gotta find out what/who Amalion is! (forgetfulness sucks)

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    Heri_Almare
    March 12, 2005

    I’ve never heard of Amalion before. It might just be something he made up especially for this pic.

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    Livik_Frodo
    July 1, 2005

    It’s so beautiful. What was this for anyway? Was it in any of his books?

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    Elenwing
    July 22, 2005

    that is so beautiful! This has got to be my favorite pic Tolkien made

  14. Elainiwen
    February 28, 2006

    It looks so living. How does that bring far east art in mu mind? I like it.

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    TindomielMangil
    August 29, 2006

    I always love this tree. Vanya alda !

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    Atarnis
    December 30, 2006

    ooooooo. purdy.

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    RodwenofRohan
    July 31, 2007

    who is Amalion? nice, reminds me of an antique tapestry…

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    TinwerínaMíriel
    September 8, 2007

    Wow this is simply beautiful. The Tree of Amalion was used for the Tree and Leaf book cover.He wrote about it

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    TinwerínaMíriel
    September 8, 2007

    in one of his letters “I have among my ‘papersmore than one version of a mythical ‘tree’,which crops up

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    TinwerínaMíriel
    September 8, 2007

    regularly when I feel driven to pattern-designing. They are elaborated and coloured and more suitable for

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    TinwerínaMíriel
    September 8, 2007

    embroidery than printing; and the tree bears besides various shapes of leaves many flowers small and large

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    TinwerínaMíriel
    September 8, 2007

    signifying poems and major legends.” Hope it helps 🙂

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    Meredith
    September 1, 2008

    It’s like an illumination in a medieval manuscript!

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    Mirlaen
    September 23, 2009

    It looks like something out of a medieval tapestry. Ná i vanya alda!

  25. arwen1300
    April 1, 2010

    nice! very cool patterns

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    Elfmaiden~Of~Lothlorien
    December 22, 2010

    Very beautiful! Love it!

  27. April 3, 2012

    Beautiful illistration! Go Tolkien! Out of interest, is this the tree from ‘Leaf by Niggle’?

  28. sunrain
    October 28, 2012

    Beautiful, what is the medium of this?

  29. Disparaging-Sea-Cucumber
    December 21, 2012

    wow…..that is amazing! totally gorgeous. so elegant.

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