Images to Tell a Story
Ida Rentoul Outhwaite ~ A Fairy Frock ~ The Enchanted Forest ~ 1921
The Enchanted Forest by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite and Grenbry Outhwaite ~ A & C Black, Ltd. ~ London ~ 1921 ~ A Well Loved Copy

I am posting a few images that I recently re-blogged from other tumblrs because I was able to find both the attributions and uncropped images that are truer to the original color from the 1921 first edition of The Enchanted Forest. Click on her name to learn more about Ida Rentoul Outhwaite (1888-1960).

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The Witch on her Broomstick by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite
Ida Rentoul Outhwaite. She saw a little witch dance past, from The Lady With The Blue Beads, 1908, via BibliOdyssey.
Ida Rentoul Outhwaite ~ Goodbye to Patty ~ The Enchanted Forest ~ 1921 ~ source
Ida Rentoul Outhwaite, The Fairy of the Snow, 1920s

Dorothy Lathrop ~ The Little Mermaid ~ 1939 ~ via
The strangest trees and flowers grow there, with leaves and stems so flexible that at the least motion of the water they move just as if they were alive.
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Arthur Rackham ~ Undine by De la Motte Fougue ~ 1909
Soon she was lost to sight in the Danube.
Notice the Faces in the Waves
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