The Great Goblin (The Hobbit)
Title: The Great Goblin
Materials: archival lightfast inks on art paper
Printing: giclée printed by Pricelis Art Ltd
Size: 42cm x 33cm (16.5" x 13")
Edition size: open edition, hand-signed by Rodney Matthews
Details: the original pencil sketch of this print was produced as an addition to the set of four pencil works inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit. The scene is the one in which Thorin Oakenshield and the other dwarf captives are brought before "The Great Goblin" for questioning. Shortly after this event Gandalf kills the goblin with the sword Glamdring.