The Tolkien Library has had the good fortune of receiving the first image from the soon-to-be-released book, The Children of Hurin (read their FAQ here). This is titled “Beleg Departs Menegroth” and is by renowned Tolkien Artist, Alan Lee–who, as you probably know, was also one of the conceptual artists on Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings films. Click the image below to see it full-size!
A letter from J.R.R. Tolkien to illustrator Doris Sykes will be sold by Hermitage Fine Art Monaco for £15,000 ($25,0000).