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Mr. Door Tree, the host of the blog, Golden Age Comic Book Stories, has posted images of Arthur Rackham's illustrations for The Ring of the Niblung by Richard Wagner.
I thought Yggdasil fans would enjoy seeing these images from The Rhinegold, Valkyrie and Twilight of the Gods, works based somewhat on the Norse sagas.
I've seen only a handful of these illustrations, so it's a real treat for art and illustration fans like me to see them all in large scans.
The influence on modern artists like Barry Windsor-Smith is readily apparent.
Enjoy!
The Ring of the Nebuling by Richard Wagner
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Now I have to hunt used bookstores for that book. I love art nouveaux.

Thanks for the link.


Edit: found—only slightly over 2000 SEK. whistle
http://www.alibris.com/booksearch.detail?invid=10357086789&k...
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Hex_Enduction_Hour wrote:
Mr. Door Tree, the host of the blog, Golden Age Comic Book Stories, has posted images of Arthur Rackham's illustrations for The Ring of the Niblung by Richard Wagner.
I thought Yggdasil fans would enjoy seeing these images from The Rhinegold, Valkyrie and Twilight of the Gods, works based somewhat on the Norse sagas.
I've seen only a handful of these illustrations, so it's a real treat for art and illustration fans like me to see them all in large scans.
The influence on modern artists like Barry Windsor-Smith is readily apparent.
Enjoy!
The Ring of the Nebuling by Richard Wagner


I thought a little emphasis might be required!laugh
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Already have one of these on the cover of this score.



http://www.amazon.com/Rheingold-Score-Dover-Vocal-Scores/dp/...


He's done a lot of classic fairy tale and children's books. If you look at the Everyman Children's Library line, there are a lot of books illustrated by him.
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