Ilon Wikland

madicken-lisabet It’s an illustration by the legendary Ilon Wikland from (also legendary) Astrid Lindgren’s children’s book Titta, Madicken, det snöar (“Look, Madicken, it’s snowing!

Just about my favourite Christmas book, about little sister Lisabet who gets lost, and then finds her way back all by herself. This scene is before all that takes place, when she and big sister Madicken wake up in the middle of the night, and it's snowing. Artist Ilon Wikland.

"Look, Madicken, it's Snowing" (Illustration by ©Ilon Wikland from the book by Astrid Lindgren)