Warg Rider III (The Hobbit)
Titles: Warg Rider III
Materials: pencil on tracing paper
Image size: 22cm x 26cm (8.7" x 10.2")
Details: a pencil drawing from J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit. Matthews' first effort at illustrating Tolkien was from this book back in 1971. The Wargs and their Goblin riders are mentioned in the Battle of Five Armies and once or twice elsewhere in this gripping tale.