King Arthur (Art)

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Motifs regarding the ancient Celtic-Roman-Briton King Arthur, and various adaptations thereof.

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Lady of the Mists Card by Briar Medieval Fantasy King Arthur Greeting Card

Lady of the Mists Card by Briar Medieval Fantasy King Arthur Greeting Card

Lady of the Mists Card by Briar Medieval Fantasy King Arthur Greeting Card

Sir Galahad and the Angel - by Joseph Noel Paton

SIR GALAHAD AND THE ANGEL - painting by Joseph Noel Paton

Sir Joseph Noel Paton - Scottish Painter, 1821-1901

The Lady of the Lake was a title given to several different or related figures in the Arthurian Cycle.  This mysterious female gave Arthur the magic sword, Excalibur. Was she a Celtic lake divinity in origin, the same kind as the Gwagged Annwn? More likely she was originally a lake fairy from Welsh folklore.

King Arthur & the Knights of the Round Table; Paintings of the Arthurian legends by Howard David Johnson

King Arthur; Contemporary Art Gallery featuring Arthurian myths & King Arthur legends by Howard David Johnson.

The Enchanter Merlin ~ The Story of King Arthur and His Knights by Howard Pyle ~ Charles Scribner’s Sons ~ 1903 ~

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artofnarrative: “ Howard Pyle ~ The Enchanter Merlin ~ The Story of King Arthur and His Knights by Howard Pyle ~ Charles Scribner’s Sons ~ 1903 ~ via Old Book Art ”

Merlin – Francis Godwin (1889-1959), better known as Frank Godwin, was an American illustrator and comic strip artist, notable for his strip Connie and his book illustrations for Treasure Island, Kidnapped, Robinson Crusoe, Robin Hood and King Arthur.

Merlin – Francis Godwin (1889-1959), better known as Frank Godwin, was an American illustrator and comic strip artist, notable for his strip Connie and his book illustrations for Treasure Island, Kidnapped, Robinson Crusoe, Robin Hood and King Arthur.

Avalon Camelot King Arthur: Parsifal In Quest of the #Holy #Grail, by Ferdinand Leeke.

Parsifal in Quest of the Holy Grail by Ferdinand Leeke

Parsifal in Quest of the Holy Grail Painting by Ferdinand Leeke

The Romance of King Arthur. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham – 1917

Arthur Rackham – part 6

Arthur Rackham self-portrait Arthur Rackham (1867 – 1939) is widely regarded as one of the leading illustrators from the 'Golden Age' of British book illustration which encompassed the years from 1900 until the start of the First World War. Arthur Rackham's works have become very popular since his death, both in North America and Britain. His images have been widely used by the greeting card industry and many of his books are still in print or have been recently available in both paperback…

Henry Justice Ford The Archers Threaten Lancelot The Book of Romance - 1902

Henry Justice Ford The Archers Threaten Lancelot The Book of Romance - 1902

John R. Neill illustration for King Arthur and His Knights by Mead Schaeffer

KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS by mead schaeffer, JOHN R. NEILL

ARTHURIAN INTEREST. KING ARTHUR AND HIS KNIGHTS edited by Philip Allen. Chicago: Rand McNally 1924, edition of 1926 . 4to 7 x 9 1/4 , blue gilt cloth, pict. paste-on, slight cover soil else VG+. This title in the WINDERMERE SERIES is illustrated by JOHN R. NEILL and MEAD SCHAEFFER with pictorial endpapers, 8 color plates plus black & white text illustrations. Nice copy. Item #2479

The Battle Between King Arthur and Sir Mordred by William Hatherell

The Battle Between King Arthur and Sir Mordred

Final Dimensions (width x height): 16" x 12" Item #3597288