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"Beren recovers a Silmaril" by Anke Katrin Eissmann

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As a dead beast Beren lay upon the ground; but Lúthien touching him with her hand aroused him, and he cast aside the wolf-hame. Then he drew forth the knife Angrist; and from the iron claws that held it he cut a Silmaril. As he closed it in his hand, the radiance welled through his living flesh, and his hand became as a shining lamp; but the jewel suffered his touch and hurt him not.

J.R.R. Tolkien: The Silmarillion, Of Beren and Lúthien


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18 Nov 200345 Anonymous
Light!

The picture as a whole is excelent....
What have you had published!

Light!The paintings "The phial of Galadriel" and "The Stairs of Cirith-Ungol" were published in the book "Frodo's Quest" by Quest Books.
9 Dec 2003:-) A.S. Pritchard
I love the expression on his face. I just started to read The Silmarillion and I haven't gotten to this part yet, but I'm looking forward to it now. Hee hee. This is just really gorgeous. Great stuff here. Good job.Thank you.
27 Dec 200345 Sonique
Amazing. All your work is amazing. I saved your art on my favourites. =D . Love your work, you use water colours for this one right?Yes, it's watercolour. In fact all my paintings on this site are.
20 Feb 200445 Forgotten precious
I think this picture is not only beautiful, but brilliant. It has character and tells a story. You know i found this picture looking for german art for a german class project and it will work jsut fine. Thank you for displayin this ands apprectiating some thing like that. Keep the open
mindGlad you like it.
3 Mar 200445 Jon Ringsevjen
This is truly magnificient! I don't know if I've commented on this one before, but now I have at least... 2 Knowing that this has been here a long while it's in my opinion still one of your best paintings. And his look! Wow! And the lighting! One of my all-time favourites.I must say that it ranks among my favourites of my paintings as well.
24 Mar 200445 Beren IV (aka Andy S.)
Ah, love this one! You're definitely one of the better Tolkien-inspired visially oriented artists out there. 2Thank you.
17 Jun 200445 Morgul
You know, I must say that your painting style is incredibly similar to that of Alan Lee.

And you may take that as a compliment, it is one! ^.^Thank you very much.
11 Dec 200445 Misty
Wow! Amazing! Beren is my favorite character, (I am obsessed with his story), and this is one of the best pictures I have seen of him 2 Well done on your beautiful picture.
21 Jun 200545 Anonymous
Wow it's... Beren! I mean it's almost exactly how I imagined him! And the Simarill...WOW. Keep up the good work!(P.S. is that Morgoth's Arm in the background?)
22 Oct 2008:-) Sherri L. White
Watercolor ??? Frelling amazing !!!
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'Beren recovers a Silmaril':
 • Created by: :-) Anke Katrin Eissmann
 • Copyright: ©Anke Katrin Eissmann. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Beren, Crown, Iron, Luthien, Morgoth, Silmaril, Silmarillion, Tolkien, Watercolour
 • Techniques: Watercolour
 • Inspirations: JRR Tolkien
 • Views: 5742
 • Resolution: 700x392

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