The Queen and Elise.
The Witch Makes Ready the Magic Drink.
From the story “The Wild Swans.”
Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales.
By William Woodburn.
Illustrated by Gordon Robinson.
W. & R. Chambers, Limited: London & Edinburgh. 1917.
Images worth remembering!
11 thoughts on “Trouble Ahead!”
I love this style. There’s something timeless about it and it’ never too cute.
Maybe you are a Gordon Robinson fan!
I must be!
I am a Gordon Robinson fan. Do you know if it’s pen and ink? Is it 3-color process? That’s what it looks like to me.
Why does the queen have cans of beans on her ears? And brr, the princess looks mighty cold, posing for that painting.
I thought they were princess Leia ears! Bad hair leads to bad deeds – I think?
Could be her hair was wrapped too tight.
This is a PG rated blog so I’m not even gonna comment on what kind of trouble is ahead in my head. LOL! 🙂
Don’t we all have trouble ahead! And trouble behind!
Gorgeous image…and yep, what @psychosomaticallyinlove said!
Maybe there is always touble ahead. I know there is always trouble behind!