Pikku Myy. Little Myy.
Too-Ticky (Tuulikki Pietilä) and Tove Jansson with their Moomin House model.
"Somewhere under his hat the tune began to move, one part expectation, and two parts spring sadness, and for the rest just a colossal delight at being alone." Quote from Tove Jansson's story 'The Spring Tune,' found in "Tales from Moominvalley."
Tove Jansson (Finnish: 1914-2001) - Self Portrait
Taikatalvi - Tove Jansson's illustration to Moominland Midwinter 2009 from the Tampere Artmuseum collection
Tove Jansson. Book illustration.
Snufkin, from a 1958 Moomin comic strip by Tove Jansson, recently collected in Drawn & Quarterly’s Moomin and the Golden Tail.
Tove Jansson's The Summer Book