And he knew he had tarried overlong

“But when the autumn came he saw seven great swans flying south, and he knew them for a sign that he had tarried overlong, and he followed their flight along the shores of the sea.”

J. R. R. Tolkien, The Silmarillion

Size 38.5×23 cm. Watercolour and some gouache on Canson cold-pressed paper.

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