logo

Vermont Softworks

Where good things develop

Tolkien Art Index

Art made with blue pen : 40 items

TAI #83pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 110
patterns
black pen blue pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1978’79 Calendar (Unwin) E·ii·18Marchmiddle left
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2[97]43, middle left
TAI #168Map of Rohan, Gondor, and Mordor
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 126r
maps
blue pen colored pencil pencil pink pen
bridges · fords mountains · hills rivers · lakes · seas roads · paths trees · forests
Anduin Barad-dûr (Dark Tower) Gondor Plateau of Gorgoroth Ithilien Lebennin Minas Morgul Minas Tirith Mordor Orodruin (Mt. Doom) Rohan
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1990HM8: War A·281171detail showing Sam & Frodo’s journey from Emyn Muil to the Morannon; redrawn in black ink by CT
2015Art of LR 134102detail showing Sam & Frodo’s journey from Emyn Muil to the Morannon
2015Art of LR 183144detail showing Sam & Frodo’s journey in Mordor
2015Art of LR 206161
2015Tolkien Estate web site Maps gallery3rd item (“Rohan ~ Gondor ~ Mordor”)
2018Maker of Middle-earth 394–[95]item 178
2018Tolkien Treasures 132
2018Tolkien Treasures [133]enlarged detail centering on Minas Tirith
TAI #187Tower of Kirith Ungol
Marquette MS. Tolkien 3/8/26/3a
perspectives
blue pen pencil
architecture buildings mountains · hills roads · paths
Cirith Ungol Ephel Dúath (Mountains of Shadow) Mordor
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1992HM9a: Sauron A·2919monochrome
1995Art. & Ill. 177174monochrome
2015Art of LR 176139
TAI #275paisley pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 73r
patterns
black ink blue pen green pen pencil
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. [186]183, bottom, center left
TAI #276paisley pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 73r
patterns
black pen blue pen green pen pencil red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. [186]183, bottom, right of center
TAI #278paisley pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 73r
patterns
blue pen green pen pencil red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. [186]183, bottom, center right
TAI #279paisley pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 73r
patterns
blue pen green pen pencil red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. [186]183, near bottom right
TAI #280paisley pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 73r
patterns
black pen blue pen green pen pencil
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. [186]183, bottom right
TAI #309Gilgalad heraldic device
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 30r
heraldic devices
blue pen pencil
emblems · insignia stars
Gilgalad
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 193190, bottom left
TAI #423The White Mountains, Minas Tirith, and Osgiliath
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 122v
diagrams · designs perspectives
blue pen colored pencil pencil
arrows · compass roses buildings mountains · hills rivers · lakes · seas roads · paths
Anduin Emyn Muil Ered Nimrais (White Mountains) Gondor Lebennin Minas Morgul Minas Tirith Mindolluin Mordor Osgiliath
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2015Art of LR 174137
2015Tolkien Estate web site Maps gallery5th item (“Minas Tirith ~ Elevation”)
2018Maker of Middle-earth 388122
2018Tolkien Treasures 131
TAI #456Crown of Gondor, trial for The Return of the King dust jacket
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 90, fol. 26r
diagrams · designs objects
blue pen pencil
crowns · hats · helms rings · jewels · gold
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2015Art of LR 226181, top center
TAI #484“Núm[enórean] Ceramic Grass patterns”

Inscribed below in blue pen “Num / Ceramic / Grass patterns”.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 11r
patterns
blue pen green pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 58, top
2018Tolkien Treasures [21]upper
TAI #485“Núm[enórean] Ceramic Grass patterns”

Inscribed below in blue pen “Num / Ceramic / Grass patterns”.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 11r
patterns
blue pen green pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 58, bottom
2018Tolkien Treasures [21]lower
TAI #489“Númenórean pattern”

Together with TAI #490, #491, #492, and #493, on folio with ink inscription “Númenórean Patterns“.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 23r
patterns
black ink blue pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [195]item 62, top left
2018Tolkien Treasures 78top left
TAI #491“Númenórean pattern”

Together with TAI #489, #490, #492, and #493, on folio with ink inscription “Númenórean Patterns“.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 23r
patterns
black ink blue pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [195]item 62, upper middle
2018Tolkien Treasures 78upper middle
TAI #493“Númenórean pattern”

Together with TAI #489, #490, #491, and #492, on folio with ink inscription “Númenórean Patterns“.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 23r
patterns
black ink blue pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [195]item 62, bottom right
2018Tolkien Treasures 78bottom right
TAI #501flower pattern
Bodleian MS Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 13r
patterns
blue pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [189]item 51, top
TAI #509triangular frieze
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 51r
friezes patterns
blue pen green pen red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [190]item 54, top left
TAI #511abstract pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 51r
patterns
blue pen green pen pencil red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [190]item 54, upper right
TAI #512abstract grid & diamond pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 51r
patterns
blue pen green pen pencil red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [190]item 54, left
TAI #513triangle plant pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 51r
patterns
blue pen green pen pencil red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [190]item 54, center right
TAI #514triangle plant frieze pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 51r
friezes patterns
blue pen red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [190]item 54, lower right
TAI #515flower design
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 64r
patterns tableaux
black pen blue pen colored pencil green pen red pen
plants · flowers · grasses stars
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [190]item 55
TAI #516floral frieze
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 54r
friezes patterns
blue pen green pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [190]item 56, upper left
TAI #520floral border design
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 54r
patterns
blue pen green pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [190]item 56, right
TAI #521floral design
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 65r
tableaux
black pen blue pen green pen red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 58, top
TAI #523border design
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 65r
friezes patterns
black pen blue pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 58, center
TAI #524floral lozenge
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 65r
patterns
black pen blue pen green pen red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 58, center
TAI #525border frieze
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 65r
friezes patterns
black pen blue pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 58, lower center
TAI #526border frieze
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 65r
friezes patterns
black pen blue pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 58, bottom
TAI #527border design
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 66r
friezes patterns
black pen blue pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 60, top and center
TAI #528border frieze
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 66r
friezes patterns
blue pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 60, upper left
TAI #529mountains
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 66r
patterns tableaux
blue pen
mountains · hills
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 60, right of center left
TAI #530floral pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 66r
patterns tableaux
blue pen green pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 60, left
TAI #531belt pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 66r
objects patterns
black pen blue pen green pen red pen
belts · boots · clothing
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 60, center left
TAI #532border pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 66r
friezes patterns
blue pen green pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 60, top right
TAI #533border pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 66r
friezes patterns
blue pen green pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 60, center right
TAI #535double belt pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 66r
objects patterns
black pen blue pen green pen
belts · boots · clothing
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 60, right
TAI #537thistle
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 66r
tableaux
black pen blue pen green pen red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [191]item 60, lower right
TAI #544map of ‘Númenórë’
Bodleian MS. Tolkien B 40, fol. 249r
maps
blue pen green pen pencil red pen
Númenor
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1980Unfinished Tales [x]redrawn in black ink by Christopher Tolkien
2018Maker of Middle-earth [197]77

Note: The omission of greeting cards and jigsaw puzzles from the above list of sources is intentional.

All images by J.R.R. Tolkien are copyright © The Tolkien Estate Limited or © The Tolkien Trust.

Creative Commons License

Tolkien Art Index by Vermont Softworks LLC is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. The use of TAI numbers in print, web, and other media to refer to the artwork with which they are here associated is acceptable, legal, and encouraged.

Patreon logo

Please help support the Tolkien Art Index via Patreon!