Vintage book illustrations, Tove Jansson

Vintage book illustrations, Tove Jansson

Tove Jansson - Moomintroll postcard via Kiosk Mamymuminka (Moomin PL)

Tove Jansson - Moomintroll postcard via Kiosk Mamymuminka (Moomin PL)

Too-Ticky fishing

Too-Ticky fishing

Vintage Kids' Books My Kid Loves: Who Will Comfort Toffle? - I love Snufkin!

Vintage Kids' Books My Kid Loves: Who Will Comfort Toffle? - I love Snufkin!

Love all the moomin-characters:) Here it is Little My and Moomin.

Love all the moomin-characters:) Here it is Little My and Moomin.

Moomin illustration by Tove Jansson...

Moomin illustration by Tove Jansson...

Tove Jansson. Moomin. Tove Jansson ( 1914 – 2001) was a Swedish-speaking Finnish novelist & illustrator. For her contribution as a children’s writer she received the Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 1966. Jansson is best known as the author of the Moomin books for children. The first such book, The Moomins and the Great Flood, appeared in 1945, though it was the next two books, Comet in Moominland and Finn Family Moomintroll, published in 1946 and 1948 respectively, that brought her fame.

Tove Jansson. Moomin. Tove Jansson ( 1914 – 2001) was a Swedish-speaking Finnish novelist & illustrator. For her contribution as a children’s writer she received the Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 1966. Jansson is best known as the author of the Moomin books for children. The first such book, The Moomins and the Great Flood, appeared in 1945, though it was the next two books, Comet in Moominland and Finn Family Moomintroll, published in 1946 and 1948 respectively, that brought her fame.

One of several "existential," visually rich children's books - A Picture-Book Like No Other | Brain Pickings

One of several "existential," visually rich children's books - A Picture-Book Like No Other | Brain Pickings

Moomin

Moomin

Tove Jansson

Tove Jansson

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