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Police Sketches Of Famous Literary Characters


Have you seen Game of Thrones? I haven’t, but I’m told it’s about an ambitious boy king who doesn’t take any crap and is nice to his sister. D’aww!

Artist Brian J. Davis is apparently a fan of both the wacky HBO series and the book series on which the show is based, and he used “commercially available law enforcement composite sketch software” to create police sketch-style renderings of how the characters are described in the books. Neat idea!

Davis didn’t stop there, though. He’s also been creating police sketches of other literary characters. We love ’em, and we’re sure you will too. No matter how unsettling they may be!

Check out a select few below.


Tyrion Lanister


Brienne of Tarth


Walder Frey

And now, from other literary works…


Mr. Wednesday, Neil Gaiman’s American Gods


James Bond, of the novels by Sir Ian Fleming


The vampire Lestat, from Anne Rice’s… uh… The Vampire Lestat


Hannibal Lecter from the novels of Thomas Harris

Check out even more of Davis’ work on his Composites Tumblr.

(via Geek & Sundry)


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