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Peter Chuklev

Peter Chuklev
Biographical information
LocationSofia, Bulgaria

Peter Chuklev (born 1936) is a Bulgarian illustrator. Graduated from the Art Academy in Sofia in 1960, he has been a teacher at the National Art Academy since 1964 and professor of printmaking since 1993.[1]

Working primarily in the area of printmaking, illustration, and drawing, Chuklev made the illustrations for the 1979 version of the 1975 Bulgarian edition of The Hobbit.[2].


  1. Profile on Lessedra Art Gallery, as of June 5, 2010.
  2. The Annotated Hobbit: Revised and Expanded Edition