Arthur Rackham - "Looking Very Undancey Indeed" illustration by Arthur Rackham for 'Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens', 1906, by J.M. Barrie

Arthur Rackham - "Feeling Very Undancey" (Apparently, "dancey" to the fairy folk = "happy"; the woman/fairy here is Queen Mab) - illustration for 'Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens'

The Serpentine is a lovely lake, and there is a drowned forest at the bottom of it. If you peer over the edge, you can see the trees all growing upside down, and they say that at night there are also  drowned stars in it.

The Serpentine is a lovely lake, and there is a drowned forest at the bottom of it. If you peer over the edge, you can see the trees all growing upside down, and they say that at night there are also drowned stars in it.

'Twilight Dreams (detail)' 1913 by Arthur Rackham    Arthur Rackham's watercolor painted in connection with J. M. Barrie's novel "Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens."    Arthur Rackham  Watercolor, pen & ink  [English Golden Age Illustrator, 1867-1939]

'Twilight Dreams (detail)' 1913 by Arthur Rackham Arthur Rackham's watercolor painted in connection with J. Barrie's novel "Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens." Arthur Rackham Watercolor, pen & ink [English Golden Age Illustrator, Plus

Illustration by Arthur Rackham for William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.

A profile of Arthur Rackham, Famous Illustrator

Rackham. Undine.

Faerie Folklore: Fairies Are Shapeshifters

little-miss-melancholy: “ Arthur Rackham “Undine” “Soon she was lost to sight in the Danube” (detail) Arthur Rackham (English, leading ‘Golden Age’ illustrator. “Undine” (novella) by.

The maiden fetched the magic wand, and then she took her stepsister’s head and dropped three drops of blood from it.  Illustration by Arthur Rackham for Sweetheart Roland, a fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm

Sweetheart Roland -The maiden fetched the magic wand, and then she took her stepsister’s head and dropped three drops of blood from it. Illustration by Arthur Rackham for Sweetheart Roland, a fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm

Arthur Rackham, illustrator

Sabrina - Fair Goddess of the Severn

“ Arthur Rackham ~ Sabrina Rises, Attended by Water-Nymphs ~ Comus by John Milton ~ Doubleday ~ 1921 ”

Daphne: or "Laurel" in Greek, was a famous high priestess of Gaia. She was almost a victim of Apollo's lust. But Daphne appealed to Gaia, who turned her into a laurel tree just in the nick of time. The laurel tree has mind altering properties, and the leaves were chewed by priestesses at Delphi to induce a ecstatic trance.

Comus. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham : Milton, John, 1608-1674 : Free Download & Streaming

Illustration for 'Comus' by Arthur Rackham. Daphne transforming into a tree while fleeing from Apollo. Daphne transforming into a tree while fleeing from Apollo. An ilustration for Comus by Arthur Rackham. (via rhaegartargaryen-moved)

Arthur Rackham, Calling Shapes and Beckoning Shadows Dire | Dark Classics

COMUS is a masque in honour of chastity, written by John Milton and illustrated by Arthur Rackham - 1922 version. "Calling shapes, and beckoning shadows dire.

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