Den doede kongens hvilested by nachtritter

Den doede kongens hvilested

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Added: Mar 18, 2004
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The title would translate as "The Resting Place of the Dead King". This piece is just random inspiration thrown together actually:

- Black Metal (well, it was gothic metal really, Tristania, Sins of Thy Beloved, Sirenia, and Trail of Tears, but there are black metal influences here and there);
- Lord of the Rings (I guess you can 'see' what I mean);
- The art of Theodor Kittelsen (heavy dose, and that's also why I went for a Norwegian title).

I was going for a bleak, sad, and very lonely and dark landscape picture. I hope I have achieved that, and that it will come haunt you in your sleep.

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Yeah, that's something to wander by in your travels. Along with the black cat and the broken mirror I think that is one of those things that you are best pretending you didn't see and just keep on walkin'!

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I'd like to see some other drawings of yours if you're under an influence of Black Metal Smile
I pretty much like the atmosphere I get when looking at the presented art piece.

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I really love the way you incorporated the face into the cliff. Masterful pencil work

Art at its best.