It is wonderful that Viggo's recent blockbuster fame from playing Aragorn in the Lord of the Rings trilogy has brought notice to his fine photography, drawings and poetry. Many of his books are carried by Perceval Press.
Two Towers Visual Companion|
Yes, the photos and storyline are great. But what really makes this book shine is the amazing introduction written by Viggo Mortensen. He shows how his knowledge of history and culture affected his portrayal of Aragorn, and how his understanding of the past helps him interpret the present.
These photos and drawings were done in New Zealand during the filming of Lord of the Rings.
Put out in 1998, this book features paintings, drawings, poetry and other artistry from the talented Viggo Mortensen.
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