“Sagan om älgtjuren Skutt och lilla prinsessan Tuvstarr” from “Bland Tomtar och Troll 1913″, by John Bauer

John Bauer - Princess Cottongrass searching for her heart

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John Bauer, renowned Swedish (fairytale) illustrator (deceased together with his wife when the steamboat at Lake Vättern sank in a storm)

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 "Leap the Elk carries Princess Tuvstarr", 1913 (From the book “Princess Tuvstarr (Princess Cottongrass) and the Fishpond”)

I may already have this one - but so precious - worth re-pinning!!! ~ ~ ~John Bauer - Bella (1)

Anjas’ Theme Of The Week: Swedish week Beautiful illustrations by John Bauer > 'Bella's Glorious Adventure'

John Bauer (1882 – 1918), Swedish painter and illustrator

Concept art for 1937's Snow White is gorgeous in its own right

The Princess and the Troll Sons, from The Boy and the Trolls, by John Bauer. ""Look at them," urged the troll mother. "Look at my sons. Handsomer trolls can't be found this side of the moon. But then of course, they take after their mother.

Melusina Mermaid: "Scandinavian Ballad Stories: Agnes & the Merman", Adam Oehlenschläger; "Agneta & the Sea King", John Bauer

Agneta and the Sea King One of John Bauer’s magnificent illustrations for Agneta and the Sea King. One of my favourite collections of stories is Swedish Folk Tales illustrated by John Bauer, and.

Yule goat and elf, John Bauer.

forgottenmasterpieces: “ John Albert Bauer June 1882 – 20 November A Swedish painter of some note, with his atmospheric dreamlands, the fairytales of our nightmare subconscious, I feel like.

John Bauer, Swedish illustrator (1882-1918). Bland tomtar och troll (Among Gnomes and Trolls).

John Bauer ‘Barn och stentroll’ - The Child and the Stone Troll

The Trolls and The Girl

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John Bauer was a Swedish painter/illustrator in the early most famous for his fairy tales. I don't know how I had never heard of him, but I'm making up for lost time by staring at these imag.

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Babylonsidhe- Art by John Bauer - Vintage Art, Story Book Art, Family Art, Children's Art

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John Bauer : "Leap the Elk and Little Princess Cottongrass" (Helge Kjellin) -Swedish Folk Tales