Muumit (Moomins) by Finnish illustrator and writer Tove Jansson

illustration by Tove Jansson, Finnish author of the wonderful Moomin books I grew up with

Bilbo the Hobbit  by Tove Jansson  Swedish edition, 1962

Tove Jansson's illustrations to J. Tolkien: Bilbo – en hobbits äventyr, Rabén & Sjögren, p. 85 - Bilbo and Gollum (clearly, no one told Tove that Gollum was of possibly hobbit stock himself)

Hobgoblin. Check out more Moomin stuff: http://moominfans.com/

Tove Jansson, Trollkarlens hatt, the Hobgoblin's Hat part of the book about Moominvalley. The Hobgoblin who rides a panter, is looking for the King's Ruby. He's tired and resting on the Moon.

Tove Jansson og Mummi.

characters as Tove's self-portraits

Beautiful Tove Jansson with her Moomin. I love Moomin, they are so flipping cute!

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