Wednesday, February 03, 2010

Walter Crane
Illustration from "A romance of the three Rs" 1886

Illustration from "A romance of the three Rs" 1886


Illustration from "Beauty and the Beast" 1874

The Prince And The Dragon, illustration from "The song of sixpence picture book" 1909

Bellerophon fighting the Chimaera, From "Stories of ancient Greek mythology" retold by Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1893

From "Stories of ancient Greek mythology" retold by Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1893.

ASHEMON DRAGON

From Faerie Queen Book

See more illustrations from the Faerie Queen book here.

3 comments:

Philip Dennis Art said...

These are some seriously beautiful illustrations.

P x

CRABULA said...

I feel sorry for the old mer-man. What is the naked man trying to do to him, anyway? This drawing could be evidence of a crime! Someone should travel back to ancient Greece and bring this naked maniac to justice!

Aeron said...

Indeed! I dare not think what cruel acts would be required to exact proper justice on such a fiendish inexplicable crime!