Posts tagged 20th century
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Four puppies with our dog Ball.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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Four puppies with our dog Ball.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Three monkeys tied to a log.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

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Three monkeys tied to a log.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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A gaping-wide-mouth-waddling frog.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

(Source: archive.org)

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A gaping-wide-mouth-waddling frog.

From The Buckle my shoe picture book, written and illustrated by Walter Crane, London, 1910.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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How Queen Guenever rode a-maying into the woods.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

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How Queen Guenever rode a-maying into the woods.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, July 17, 2014
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How Galahad drew out the sword from the floating stone at Camelot.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

(Source: archive.org)

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How Galahad drew out the sword from the floating stone at Camelot.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, July 17, 2014
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The questing beast.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

(Source: archive.org)

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The questing beast.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, July 17, 2014
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How Dame Lionesse came forth arrayed like a princess.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

(Source: archive.org)

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How Dame Lionesse came forth arrayed like a princess.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
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How Beaumains defeated the Red Knight.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

(Source: archive.org)

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How Beaumains defeated the Red Knight.

Arthur Rackham, from The romance of King Arthur, abridged from Malory’s Morte d’Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard, New York, 1920.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, July 16, 2014