Kay Nielsen’s Stunning 1914 Scandinavian Fairy Tale Illustrations | Brain Pickings

Kay Nielsen’s Stunning 1914 Scandinavian Fairy Tale Illustrations

Kay Nielsen’s Stunning 1914 Scandinavian Fairy Tale Illustrations | Brain Pickings

"Twelve Princesses on the Way to the Dance" illustration by Kay Nielsen for 'The Twelve Dancing Princesses'

"Twelve Princesses on the Way to the Dance" illustration by Kay Nielsen for 'The Twelve Dancing Princesses'

Kay Nielsen, from "East of the Sun and West of the Moon"

Kay Nielsen, from "East of the Sun and West of the Moon"

Detail from "Out Popped the Moon" by Kay Nielsen (Danish, 1886-1957)

Detail from "Out Popped the Moon" by Kay Nielsen (Danish, 1886-1957)

enchantingimagery:  Kay Nielsen’s interpretation of Bluebeard for London Illustrated News - beautiful!

enchantingimagery: Kay Nielsen’s interpretation of Bluebeard for London Illustrated News - beautiful!

"The queen did not know him"  Kay Nielsen’s Stunning 1914 Scandinavian Fairy Tale Illustrations | Brain Pickings

Kay Nielsen’s Stunning 1914 Scandinavian Fairy Tale Illustrations

"The queen did not know him" Kay Nielsen’s Stunning 1914 Scandinavian Fairy Tale Illustrations | Brain Pickings

The three princesses of Whiteland, Kay Nielsen. 1914 // Patrizia Conde

The three princesses of Whiteland, Kay Nielsen. 1914 // Patrizia Conde

Kay Nielsen - "She was forced to produce the key."

Kay Nielsen - "She was forced to produce the key."

Kay Nielsen's Stunning 1914 Illustrations of Scandinavian Fairy Tales - East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North - 'Just as they bent down to take the rose a big dense snow-drift came and carried them away.'| Brain Pickings

Kay Nielsen’s Stunning 1914 Scandinavian Fairy Tale Illustrations

Kay Nielsen's Stunning 1914 Illustrations of Scandinavian Fairy Tales - East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North - 'Just as they bent down to take the rose a big dense snow-drift came and carried them away.'| Brain Pickings

L'art magique: Kay Nielsen

Kay Nielsen

L'art magique: Kay Nielsen

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