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Arthur Rackham
The Huntress Diana
Illustration for Comus by John Milton (1608-1674)

Arthur Rackham ~ from A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare
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Arthur Rackham - “Undine Outside the Window” - Illustration from Undine by Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué

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“To hear the sea-maid’s music”
Illustration by Arthur Rackham for A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act II, Scene I, 1908
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Arthur Rackham - Illustration of Hermia from A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare
[via The Pictorial Arts]
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Arthur Rackham - Illustration from The Singing, Springing Lark by the Brothers Grimm
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“Bear the changeling child to my bower in fairy land” by Arthur Rackham
Illustration used for Shakespeare’s “Midsummer Night’s Dream”
Arthur Rackham [English Golden Age Illustrator, 1867-1939]Watercolor, pen & ink (1908)
“I then did ask of her [Titania] her changeling child; Which straight she gave me, and her fairy sent To bear him to my bower in fairy land” -Oberon, king of the fairies,via Plum leaves
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Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. Peter Pan, as a little boy in a nightgown, on the Baby Walk in Kensington Gardens with two fairies fleeing from him while the Elderberry and Elm trees and the other fairies look on … Illustration by Arthur Rackham from a rare 1912 Deluxe Edition of J. M. Barrie’s Peter Pan
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Arthur Rackham - Illustration from Maid Maleen

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All at once the door opened and an old, old woman, supporting herself on a crutch, came hobbling out.
Arthur Rackham, frontispiece from Hansel & Grethel & other tales, by Brothers Grimm, New York, 1920.
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Pulling the piece of soft cheese out of his pocket, he squeezed it till the moisture ran out.
Arthur Rackham, from Hansel & Grethel & other tales, by Brothers Grimm, New York, 1920.
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Arthur Rackham, Aesop’s Fables, “Venus and the Cat,” 1912
From Arthur Rackham by David Larkin, 1975. via