Tove Jansson appreciation

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An amazing artist, beautiful woman, and inspirational person.

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Tove Jansson – author and illustrator of the Moomin books – gone fishing (black cat). Tove Jansson, Hans Christian, Helsinki, Art Magique, Summer Books, Cat People, Book Authors, I Love Cats, Illustrators

30 Renowned Authors Inspired By Cats

Cats – with all their mysteriousness and adorableness and softness – have served as muses for some of the most brilliant writers in the world for centuries. Some notable examples, amazing pictures, and charming quotes from 30 of the best kitty/writer combo deals.

“Tove Jansson, Finnish artist and creator of the Moomins on the remote island of Klovharun, her summer for her and and her life partner graphic artist Tuulikki Pietilä for almost 30 years. Tove's Self Portrait, 1941 Rose House, Miss Moss, Wind Rose, Tove Jansson, Summer Paradise, Summer Books, Building Materials, Marimekko, Renting A House

Tove Jansson on the island of Bredskär in 1950 - Moomin

Tove Jansson on the island of Bredskär in 1950. Tove and Lars Jansson bought the island and built a house called Vindrosen (The Wind Rose) in 1947. The whole family moved in except for Tove’s brother Per Olov Jansson (who also took this photo), since he already had a cottage on a nearby island. In post-war […]

Left, Tove in her studio in Helsinki, right, swimming at her Finnish summer house Artist Life, Artist At Work, Artist Workspace, Moomin Valley, Tove Jansson, Summer Books, People Of Interest, Old Photographs, Japanese Pottery

Tove Jansson: My magical Moomin Christmas

Left, Tove in her studio in Helsinki, 1954; right, swimming at her Finnish summer house

Tove Jansson (Finland Still life 1945 oil on canvas Light Painting, Painting Tips, House Painting, Painting Techniques, Painting & Drawing, Painting Doors, Painting Tutorials, Interior Color Schemes, Interior Paint Colors

Muumien luoja Tove Jansson halusi taidemaalariksi – katso kuvat -

Tove Jansson ei olisi halunnut tulla tunnetuksi muumeista.

queeringarthistory: “ queerasfact: “ This is Finnish author Tove Jansson (at right in the top photo), the creator of the Moomin books, with her partner Tuulikki Pietilä, known as Tooti. Moomin Books, Dulwich Picture Gallery, Richard Scarry, Moomin Valley, Miss Moss, Tove Jansson, Archipelago, Helsinki, Art Photography

Dreaming of summer - Moomin

Author and artist Tove Jansson swimming at her Finnish summer house on Klovharu. Photo by Per Olov Jansson.

Tove and Per Olov Jansson by Lars Jansson © Moomin Characters™ Moomin Valley, Tove Jansson, Female Art, Role Models, Helsinki, Illustrators, Persona, Attitude, Celebrities

A Right-Size Dream

Sheila Heti on what makes Tove Jansson's sentiment so successful

Tove 100 - Celebrating the art and life of Tove Jansson Tove Jansson, Scandinavian Art, Art Inspo, Faces, Portraits, Paintings, Illustrations, Artists, Friends

Lehtitarjoukset ja Tilaajalahjat - Tilaa lehdet netistä

Lehtitarjoukset ja tilaajalahjat yhdeltä verkkosivulta. Tutustu yli 200 lehden valikoimaan ja tilaa lehdet netistä itselle tai lahjaksi.

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Tove Jansson and Tuulikki Pietilä - Moomin

Tove Jansson (1914) and Tuulikki Pietilä (1917) met each other during art studies and formed a bond that would last throughout their lifetime. From the mid 1950s onwards they lived and worked openly together on numerous projects in literature, art and life. Many of their summers together were spent on their island Klovharu, in the […]

Självporträtt (Self Portrait) - Tove Jansson 1942 Finnish painter Illustrations, Illustration Art, Tove Jansson, Miss Moss, Digital Museum, Portraits, Collaborative Art, Cute Characters, Mode Inspiration

Kohtaamisia kaupungissa | Ateneumin taidemuseo

Kuinka kaupungistuminen vaikutti suomalaisten elämäntapoihin – ja kuinka se näkyi kuvataiteessa? Miten arki muuttui, kun vapaa-ajan määrä lisääntyi ja

Tove Jansson : Family, 1942 - Private collection // Tove Jansson's family, with brothers playing chess in the foreground. Moomin Books, Tove Jansson, Moomin Valley, Fine Art Drawing, Art Moderne, Art Studies, New Artists, Historical Photos, Art History

Tove Jansson

Tove Jansson - Virtual museum and life story: