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Kay Nielsen, Story of a Mother from The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen

Kay Nielsen fairy tale art and illustrations. Kay Nielsen's enchanting illustrations to Grimm's Fairy Tales, the Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen, East of the Sun West of the Moon, Twelve Dancing Princesses, and others.

Kay Rasmus Nielsen (March 12, 1886 – June 21, 1957) was a Danish illustrator who was popular in the early 20th century. Born in Copenhagen into an artistic family; both of his parents were actors. His mother, Oda Nielsen, was one of the most celebrated actresses of her time.

Kay Nielsen ~ an unpublished illustration for The Story of a Mother which was originally intended for the 1923 edition of Fairy Tales by Hans Andersen

Here we show a portion of a design by Kay Nielsen from his suite prepared for "In Powder and Crinoline" (1913).

The Best of Kay Nielsen - Myth, Fable and Fairy Tale art from "The Golden Age of Illustration"

In Powder and Crinoline: 1912 The Princess stopped, as if to speak to him - Kay Nielsen illustration

'Violette consented willingly to pass the night in the forest', by Virginia Frances Sterrett (from 'Old French Fairy Tales', by the Comtesse...

“Violette consented willingly to pass the night in the forest.” Virginia Frances Sterrett 1920 Illustration for Old French Fairy Tales by Sophie de Ségur

The Magic Faraway Tree — enchantingimagery: The maiden fetched the magic...

Sweetheart Roland -The maiden fetched the magic wand, and then she took her stepsister’s head and dropped three drops of blood from it. Illustration by Arthur Rackham for Sweetheart Roland, a fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm

Illustration from East of the Sun, West of the Moon, by Kay Nielson

Into the Woods, 13: Once Upon a Time, Re-imagining Fairy Tales

East of the Sun and West of the Moon, 1922.. Abecedarian : Restoring the Lost Sense

danskjavlarna: From East of the Sun and West of the Moon, golden compass vibes