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28-09-2005
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For me, no childrens book illustrator is better than K.Y. Craft. Her work is just astounding and I always feel 'pulled' into the pictures. It's entirely a world of its own.
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I've found some very beautiful illustrations by Anne Bachelier for the as yet to be published "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking-Glass". Enjoy

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Some more, same source


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omg DV and eternity I love everything you posted. Thanks so much for sharing! This thread is heaven.

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those are lovely, violines ... like flowers, very dreamy... thanks for posting

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Oh my! Look at the Cheshire Cat!

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Thank you so much for posting these DosViolines

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^ It's my pleasure

Anne Bachelier also illustrated "Rose Daughter" a retelling of "Beauty and the Beast"

source: http://www.cfmgallery.com/artists/Bachelier/index.html


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I cannot thank you enough for this thread! It is my absolute favorite! I never realized how amazing some children's book illustrations truly are. Beautiful, imaginative, inspiring...I'm in love!

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Shel Silverstein's Where the Sidewalk Ends

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I love the illustrations in traditional Russian folklore books..I will try to get some scanned from my sis' little library some time soon.

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Some of these pictures are just gorgeous.. whimsically pretty and of course nostalgic. =)

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i love leo lionni

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Leo Lionni wrote and illustrated more than 40 highly acclaimed children's books. He received the 1984 American Institute of Graphic Arts Gold Medal and was a four-time Caldecott Honor Winner--for Inch by Inch, Frederick, Swimmy, and Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse. Leo Lionni died in October of 1999 at his home in Tuscany, Italy, at the age of 89.

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i just bought this book...the illustrations are absolutely stunning...beautiful patterns and prints, and his compositions are breathtaking.

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For my birthday......I want a book with every picture in this thread.

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leo lionni! <3!

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