"Fairy Lights" by Margaret Tarrant (1888-1959). Margaret was born in Battersea, a suburb of south London. She studied at the Clapman School of Art and later at the Guildford School of Art. She was an established illustrator and a close friend of Cicely Mary Baker. The two women influenced each others work and shared many of the same interests. Margaret, like Cicely, was known for her wonderful fairy images.
Herb Twopence Alphabet Letter H Flower Fairy Vintage Print, c.1940 Cicely Mary Barker Book Plate Illustration
This beautiful Herb Twopence Alphabet Flower Fairy Vintage Print by Cicely Mary Barker was printed c.1940 and is an original book plate from an early Flower Fairy book. Cicely Barker created 168 flower fairy illustrations in total for her many books.