Fans of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion will have the opportunity to explore Middle-earth at The Morgan Library & Museum. Browse through a variety of family photographs, memorabilia and Tolkien’s original illustrations, maps, draft manuscripts and designs from the world-famous stories pulled from the Tolkien Archives at the Bodleian Library in Oxford and Marquette University Libraries in Milwaukee.
Apr 24 — May 12
J. R. R. Tolkien (1892–1973), Bilbo comes to the Huts of the Raft-elves, July 1937, watercolor, pencil, white bodycolor. MS. Tolkien Drawings 29. © The Tolkien Estate Limited 1937.