Beowulf Illustrations I II

Some of the illustrations are available as prints or postcards in my shop

Beowulf advances

Fire

The battleshirkers flee

Wiglaf's sword (not used)

Wiglaf
Wiglaf comes to Beowufl's aid
The fight I

The fight II

Wiglaf and Beowulf

The golden standard

(this flag is based on a weather-vane found on a Viking ship in Norway)

The torque

(the animal heads are based on carvings found on bedposts in the Oseberg ship-burial from Oseberg, Norway, 9th century AD)

The death of Beowulf
Wiglaf mourns his king

Battlehorn

(based on drinking horns from the Sutton Hoo ship-burial)

Shieldwall
The warriors return
The felled foe
Into the barrow
Beowulf's pyre
The funeral
Beowulf's Barrow
   

Beowulf I II

 

 

 

 

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