“Sagan om älgtjuren Skutt och lilla prinsessan Tuvstarr” from “Bland Tomtar och Troll 1913″, by John Bauer
This is from one of my favorite books from childhood: "Swedish Fairy Tales." It's hard to pick my favorite illustration. John Bauer - illustrator
© John Bauer - Lithograph 2 (1915)-- Her hair suggests roots and her crown looks like a sprouting plant.
Melusina Mermaid: "Scandinavian Ballad Stories: Agnes & the Merman", Adam Oehlenschläger; "Agneta & the Sea King", John Bauer
John Bauer (1882-1918)
"Freya and Svipdag" -- Norse mythology illustration by John Bauer https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Svipdagr
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I may already have this one - but so precious - worth re-pinning!!! ~ ~ ~John Bauer - Bella (1)
John Bauer (1882 – 1918), Swedish painter and illustrator
John Bauer, Swedish illustrator (1882-1918). Bland tomtar och troll (Among Gnomes and Trolls).