Queer Fan Art: The Hobbit

With the Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug opening this weekend, we decided to take a look at some of the fan art from J.R.R. Tolkien’s novels.  From the Hobbit to The Silmarillion to The Lord of the Rings, these beloved characters have sparked an extensive fandom and collection of gay art.

BY Tiara Chiaramonte

December 13 2013 6:30 AM ET

Merry and Pippin by TheBan Band

Thorin and Thranduil in If You Go Away and Thranduil in a collar forged by Thorin by Candra

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