Dáin Ironfoot


Artwork for The Hobbit Card Game; Sophisticated Games, Cambridge UK 2012. All works gouache on board, 3 ¾” x 5 ¾”

“Dáin II or Dáin Ironfoot (Third Age 2767 – 3019, aged 252 years) was the Lord of the Iron Hills and King under the Mountain. In his life, he fought in the Battle of Azanulbizar, the Battle of Five Armies and the Battle of Dale. He was renowned as a warrior across Middle-earth.[1]” – From Tolkien Gateway

This Ted Nasmith painting was also used as the cover artwork for the Lonely Mountain Band album; “Songs of the Dwarves”.

Songs of the Dwarves cover art

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