“Sagan om älgtjuren Skutt och lilla prinsessan Tuvstarr” from “Bland Tomtar och Troll 1913″, by John Bauer

“Sagan om älgtjuren Skutt och lilla prinsessan Tuvstarr” from “Bland Tomtar och Troll 1913″, by John Bauer

This is from one of my favorite books from childhood: "Swedish Fairy Tales." It's hard to pick my favorite illustration.  John Bauer - illustrator

This is from one of my favorite books from childhood: "Swedish Fairy Tales." It's hard to pick my favorite illustration. John Bauer - illustrator

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• fairy tale John Bauer scandinavian folk lore scandinavian folklore eaja •

John Bauer

John Bauer

© John Bauer - Lithograph 2 (1915)-- Her hair suggests roots and her crown looks like a sprouting plant.

© John Bauer - Lithograph 2 (1915)-- Her hair suggests roots and her crown looks like a sprouting plant.

Melusina Mermaid: "Scandinavian Ballad Stories: Agnes & the Merman", Adam Oehlenschläger; "Agneta & the Sea King", John Bauer

Melusina Mermaid: "Scandinavian Ballad Stories: Agnes & the Merman", Adam Oehlenschläger; "Agneta & the Sea King", John Bauer

I may already have this one - but so precious - worth re-pinning!!! ~ ~ ~John Bauer - Bella (1)

I may already have this one - but so precious - worth re-pinning!!! ~ ~ ~John Bauer - Bella (1)

John Bauer, Swedish illustrator (1882-1918). Bland tomtar och troll (Among Gnomes and Trolls).

John Bauer, Swedish illustrator (1882-1918). Bland tomtar och troll (Among Gnomes and Trolls).

Yule goat and elf, John Bauer.

Yule goat and elf, John Bauer.

swedish folklore | ... tale John Bauer scandinavian folk lore scandinavian folklore eaja

swedish folklore | ... tale John Bauer scandinavian folk lore scandinavian folklore eaja

John Bauer(1882 - 1918)生于瑞典的火柴之都延雪平(Jönköping),自幼就显示出极高的艺术天赋,十六岁时来到斯德哥尔摩学习绘画,两年后进入瑞典皇家艺术学院。他的插画广受欢迎,与那些美丽的民间故事一起陪伴无数孩子度过了他们童年的美好时光。

John Bauer(1882 - 1918)生于瑞典的火柴之都延雪平(Jönköping),自幼就显示出极高的艺术天赋,十六岁时来到斯德哥尔摩学习绘画,两年后进入瑞典皇家艺术学院。他的插画广受欢迎,与那些美丽的民间故事一起陪伴无数孩子度过了他们童年的美好时光。

The Trolls and The Girl

John Bauer

The Trolls and The Girl

Charles Vess & Greenman Press » 10 artists that I like: #8 John Bauer

Charles Vess & Greenman Press » 10 artists that I like: #8 John Bauer

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swedish folklore | ... tale John Bauer scandinavian folk lore scandinavian folklore eaja

Illustration by John Bauer

Illustration by John Bauer

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