Great to see visitors' LOTR comments. The legends and stories really did belong to us in the 1970s.
To cheer them along I'm posting two small pictures of woeful quality.
It's the best I can do because no better exist.
Gollum agonising below the stairs to Cirith Ungol, circa 1982 - 83
Black enamel oil paint on synthetic three phase sheets...
Saruman with the Palantir of the Pinnacle of Orthanc, circa 1982 - 83
Black enamel and umber on synthetic sheets...
I hope I've spelled everything right. Quoting off the top of my head...