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Art made with red pen : 51 items

TAI #78pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 37r
patterns
black pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1978’79 Calendar (Unwin) E·ii·18Marchtop left
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2[97]43, top left
TAI #79pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 10r
patterns
black pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1978’79 Calendar (Unwin) E·ii·18Marchtop center left
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2[97]43, top center left
TAI #80pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 10r
patterns
black pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1978’79 Calendar (Unwin) E·ii·18Marchtop center right
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2[97]43, top center right
TAI #81nautilus pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 93
patterns
black pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1978’79 Calendar (Unwin) E·ii·18Marchtop right
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2[97]43, top right
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 #87paisley pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 40r
patterns
green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1978’79 Calendar (Unwin) E·ii·18Marchright
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2[97]43, right
TAI #93frieze pattern

Inscribed in pencil in lower right, “14/11/60”.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 70r
friezes patterns
black pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1978’79 Calendar (Unwin) E·ii·18Julytop left
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2title pagetop center triangle only, reproduced twice, once rotated 180º
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2[99]44, lower rightrotated 180º
TAI #94frieze pattern

Inscribed in pencil in lower right, “14/11/60”.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 70r
friezes patterns
black pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1978’79 Calendar (Unwin) E·ii·18Julyupper right
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2[99]44, lower leftrotated 180º
TAI #95ribbon pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 67r
patterns
black pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1978’79 Calendar (Unwin) E·ii·18Julytop center
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2[99]44, bottom centerrotated 180º
TAI #98ribbon pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 67r
friezes patterns
black pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1978’79 Calendar (Unwin) E·ii·18Julycenter
1979Pictures 1 E·i·2[99]44, centerrotated 180º
TAI #273paisley pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 73r
patterns
pencil red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. [186]183, bottom left
TAI #274leaf pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 73r
patterns
green pen pencil red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. [186]183, bottom, near 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 #277paisley pattern
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 73r
patterns
black pen green pen pencil red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. [186]183, bottom, near center right
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 #283op-art rectangles
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 40r
patterns
black pen pencil red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 188184, col. 2, center
TAI #294Mordor Special Mission Flying Corps emblem

Inscribed in pen to the lower left, “MSMFC [in Tengwar] / MSMFC / Mordor Special Mission / Flying Corps / Emblem”, and in pencil “seen from below / Aug 1969”.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 93, fol. 11r
objects patterns
black pen green pen pencil red pen
emblems · insignia
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 189185, top
TAI #295Eye motif

Inscribed “Sauron” below in Tengwar and above in New English Alphabet.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 93, fol. 11r
diagrams · designs
black pen green pen pencil red pen
eyes
Sauron
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 189185, lower right
TAI #296seven-branched candlestick
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 93, fol. 39r
objects tableaux
green pen red pen
tools · instruments
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 190186, left
TAI #298unidentified drawing
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 93, fol. 39r
patterns
black pen green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 190186, top center
TAI #299banded belt design or stamp cancellation
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 93, fol. 39r
objects patterns
black pen green pen red pen
belts · boots · clothing
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 190186, top right
TAI #300flowering plant
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 93, fol. 39r
tableaux
black pen green pen red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 190186, center
TAI #301flowering plant
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 93, fol. 39r
tableaux
black pen green pen red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 190186, right of center
TAI #302spade-shaped tree
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 93, fol. 39r
patterns tableaux
black pen green pen red pen
plants · flowers · grasses trees · forests
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 190186, right center
TAI #303flowering plant
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 93, fol. 39r
tableaux
black pen green pen red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 190186, bottom center
TAI #304flowering tree
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 93, fol. 39r
tableaux
black pen green pen red pen
trees · forests
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
1995Art. & Ill. 190186, bottom right
TAI #446Eye motif (I) for dust jacket for The Fellowship of the Ring (trial)
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 90, fol. 23r
tableaux
pencil red pen
eyes
Sauron
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2015Art of LR 212169, left
TAI #448Eye motif (III) for dust jacket for The Fellowship of the Ring (trial)
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 90, fol. 23r
tableaux
black pen pencil red pen
eyes
Sauron
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2015Art of LR 212169, right
TAI #486“Numenorean Ceramic Patterns”

Inscribed below in blue pen “March 1960 / Numenorean Ceramic / Patterns”.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 12r
patterns
black pen green pen pencil red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [190]item 57
2018Tolkien Treasures [22]
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 #490“Númenórean pattern”

Together with TAI #489, #491, #492, and #493, on folio with ink inscription “Númenórean Patterns“.

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

Together with TAI #489, #490, #491, and #493, on folio with ink inscription “Númenórean Patterns“.

Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 91, fol. 23r
patterns
black ink green pen red pen
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [195]item 62, lower middle
2018Tolkien Treasures 78lower 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 #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 #510triangular frieze
Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 94, fol. 51r
friezes patterns
green pen pencil red pen
plants · flowers · grasses
YearSourceH&APageFigureNotes
2018Maker of Middle-earth [190]item 54, top center-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 #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 #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 #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.

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