In the distant past, they were Kings of men, seduced by the power of 9 rings gifted by Sauron the deceiver and ultimately consumed. Now wraith like and clad in black, the Nazgul are a formidable foe whether mounted on a horse like in this depiction by the Saxon Storyteller or on wings...
Norse mythology was clearly a huge influence on the world that J.R.R. Tolkien created for his Lord of the Rings series. From the inclusion (and characteristics) of some of the races like the elves and dwarves to the names of many of his characters, the author was clearly inspired as many of our artists are today by the tales passed down from the Viking age.
Printed on 250 gsm uncoated art board.