Daggerspell

This illustration by Geoff Taylor, was originally used on Daggerspell, written by Katharine Kerr,

Original Art

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Daggerspell


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Daggerspell - art by Geoff Taylor
Daggerspell - art by Geoff Taylor
Daggerspell - art by Geoff Taylor
Daggerspell - art by Geoff Taylor
A book cover using the art - art by Geoff Taylor
Daggerspell - art by Geoff Taylor


Description

In this painting by Geoff Taylor there is a mist over the lake at dusk. A castle or fortress is nestled between two forested hills with mountains in the distance. Two horse riders look out over the lake. One of the riders is a girl, she carries a spear and a shield.


Series

Deverry

Synopsis for Original Title

Even as a young girl, Jill was a favorite of the magical, mysterious Wildfolk, who appeared to her from their invisible realm. Little did she know her extraordinary friends represented but a glimpse of a forgotten past and a fateful future. Four hundred years-and many lifetimes-ago, one selfish young lord caused the death of two innocent lovers. Then and there he vowed never to rest until he'd rightened that wrong-and laid the foundation for the lives of Jill and all those whom she would hold dear: her father, the mercenary soldier Cullyn; the exiled berserker Rhodry Maelwaedd; and the ancient and powerful herbman Nevyn, all bound in a struggle against darkness. . . and a quest to fulfill the destinies determined centuries ago


Details

Availability

Year1
1987

Medium2
Gouache on Artboard

Size approx.3
26x18 inches or 66x45 cm
Original (£900)

Availabe to License
Yes

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