Lohikäärmevuori (The Hobbit). 1962. Design by Tove Jansson

The Finnish edition of J. Tolkien's book The Hobbit (Lohikäärmevuori) Cover design by Tove Jansson.

Helene Schjerfbeck, finnish painter (1862-1946)

✉ Biblio Beauties ✉ paintings of women reading letters & books - Helene Schjerfbeck

tove jansson

The Dangerous Journey Tove Jansson ~ originally published 1977 as Den farliga resan reissued in the UK by Sort of Books, 2010 After seei.

Helene Schjerfbeck (1862-1946)

Helene Schjerfbeck Self Portrait. This is my favourite self portrait of Schjerfbeck. It grabbed me by the throat the first time I saw it 'for real'.