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Fairy Story
Fairy Story
Artist:
Date:
1937
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
22.5 x 31.3 cm (image); 29.2 x 40.2 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1963.30.25243
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Fantasy landscape: little girl with long golden hair; ragged patched dress; bare feet; shining crown on head; sits on bench before cottage with arched roof and rooster on tip; carved arched wooden doors; shuttered mullioned window; white stairs go down slope paste a cave where three pointy-headed trolls sit facing three rabbits; glowing enormous leaved plant stretches across front and branches on side where a troll is asleep under a bush; Clouds in sky shaped like russet potatoes; a curve of light filled with little birds heading for the little girl who holds our her hand to them.