Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Rowena

Working name of US fantasy/sf book-cover artist Rowena Morrill (1944-    ), whose paintings create cold, unsettling fantasy worlds with great precision of detail. She typically works in a combination of oils and acrylics, with a high-gloss glaze finish. Her training was in a soldiers' wives' art course on a US Army base. The Fantastic Art of Rowena (portfolio 1983) offers a selection of her work. [RT]

further reading: Great Masters of Fantasy Art (1986) by Eckart Sackmann.

Rowena Morrill

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This entry is taken from the Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997) edited by John Clute and John Grant. It is provided as a reference and resource for users of the SF Encyclopedia, but apart from possible small corrections has not been updated.