“Lena och riddaren dansa” / “ Lena dances with the knight ” Signed John Bauer and dated Watercolour, heightening white, indian ink and pencil on paper. This illustration was created by John Bauer for W. Björk’s fairy.
Theodor Kittelsen, The White Bear King. Polar bear biologist theorize that Kittelsen's painting of they myth of the White Bear King actually documents polar bears that once regularly ventured inland into the Scandinavian forests.
The Princess and the Troll Sons, from The Boy and the Trolls, by John Bauer. ""Look at them," urged the troll mother. "Look at my sons. Handsomer trolls can't be found this side of the moon. But then of course, they take after their mother.