Ivan Bilibin I grew up on these Russian Fairy Tales and his illustrations :)
The Russian story book : containing tales from the song-cycles of Kiev and…
Ivan Bilibin, Ivan Bilibin, The Tale of Prince Ivan, The Firebird and the Grey Wolf, 1899
Illustration for Vasilisa the Beautiful (Russian tale) Painting by Ivan Bilibin
art of the beautiful-grotesque: The Art of Ivan Bilibin II
Vasilisa the Beautiful at the Hut of Baba Yaga ~ artist Ivan Bilibin #art #illustration #mytumblr
The Firebird -- Ivan Bilibin -- Russian Fairytale
Ivan Bilibin - Fabulous Winter.
The road of ashes descent and grief (by Ivan Bilibin) riding a dark horse... note the play of this print having Asian (Japanese woodblock) elements in the distant landscape...
Russian Farey Tale ~The Firebird Story http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Firebird_(Slavic_folklore)