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David T. Wenzel

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David T Wenzel is an illustrator of children's books best known, perhaps, for his Graphic Novel visualization of ''The Hobbit''. His graphic novelization of ''The Hobbit'' has been translated into a number of languages including Russian and Polish.
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'''David T. Wenzel''' is an American illustrator of comics and children's books. He is best known, perhaps, for his graphic novel visualization of ''[[The Hobbit (comic book)|The Hobbit]]''.
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==History==
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Wenzel was born in upstate New York in [[1950]]. In his junior year ([[1971]]), he held a Tolkien art exhibition ("a hobbit exhibition") in Joeseloff Gallery. He graduated from the Hartford Art School.<ref>"About David Wenzel" in ''[[Middle Earth: The World of Tolkien Illustrated]]'', p.63.</ref>
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==Bibliography==
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*[[1977]]: ''[[Middle Earth: The World of Tolkien Illustrated]]'' with ([[Lin Carter]])
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*[[1989]]: ''[[The Hobbit (comic book)|The Hobbit]]''
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==See also==
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*[[:Category:Images by David T. Wenzel|Images by David T. Wenzel]]
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== External links ==
 
== External links ==
* [http://www.davidwenzel.com/hobbit.html# David T Wenzel's official website]
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* [http://www.davidwenzel.com/hobbit.html# David T. Wenzel's official website]
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* [http://news.mymiddleearth.com/2012/09/05/presenting-david-t-wenzel/ Interview with David T. Wenzel]
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Latest revision as of 18:14, 27 December 2017

David Wenzel self-portrait

David T. Wenzel is an American illustrator of comics and children's books. He is best known, perhaps, for his graphic novel visualization of The Hobbit.

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[edit] History

Wenzel was born in upstate New York in 1950. In his junior year (1971), he held a Tolkien art exhibition ("a hobbit exhibition") in Joeseloff Gallery. He graduated from the Hartford Art School.[1]

[edit] Bibliography

[edit] See also

[edit] External links

References

  1. "About David Wenzel" in Middle Earth: The World of Tolkien Illustrated, p.63.
Illustrators of The Hobbit
Internal art J.R.R. Tolkien (1937-present) · Eric Fraser (The Folio Society: 1979, 1992-present) · Michael Hague (1984-1992) · David T. Wenzel (graphic novel: 1989-present) · Alan Lee (1997-present) · David Wyatt (1998-2001, 2012-2013) · John Howe (pop-up: 1999) · Jemima Catlin (2013-present)
Cover art only J.R.R. Tolkien (1937-present) · Pauline Baynes (1961) · Roger Garland (1987-1989) · John Howe (1991-present) · Ted Nasmith (1989-1991) · Barbara Remington (1965 US)