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

``Princess Tuvstar still stares at the water looking for her heart`` 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 “Leap the Elk carries Princess Tuvstarr”, 1913 (From the book “Princess Tuvstarr (Princess Cottongrass) and the Fishpond”)

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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)

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.

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.

"Freya and Svipdag" -- Norse mythology illustration by John Bauer https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Svipdagr

"Freyja and Svipdag illustrated by John Bauer in 1911 for Our Fathers' Godsaga by Viktor Rydberg. Rydberg maintains that Svipdag is another name of Freyja's husband, Óðr.

Troll Lunch, by John Bauer. "Did you like your meal?" Troll Mother asked the princess.

John Bauer Art: Trolls, Fairy Tales and Folk Tales - Swedish -

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