Walter Crane's Puss in Boots ~*~ Crane, Walter. The Marquis Of Carabas: His Picture Book.
Otto Speckter, Puss in boots
In Slavic folklore, Koschei is an archetypal male antagonist, described mainly as abducting the hero's wife. He is most frequently represented as a very old and ugly-looking man. Koschei cannot be killed by conventional means targeting his body.