Saruman is Overtaken

Media: Gouache on illustration board

First appeared in the 2004 Tolkien Calendar, published by HarperCollins. (It was the painting for September.)

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  1. Thanks very much James. I was basing the wetland on Canadian northern scenes, mainly, thinking that Saruman himself was in a state of ‘decay’. Thanks for noticing the details of composition, sky and colour.

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