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Today’s post continues a fantasy feel – I present to you all a collection of illustrations by the great British illustrator Arthur Rackham.
Arthur Rackham was one of the premiere illustrators in what is considered the golden age of illustration – lastly roughly from 1900 to the first world war. 102 more words
“I firmly believe in the greatest stimulating and educative power of imaginative, fantastic and playful pictures and writings for children in their most impressionable years… And it must be insisted on that nothing less than the best that can be had, cost what it may (and it can hardly be cheap), is good enough for those early impressionable years when standards are formed for life”