Category: Book Illustration

Doctor Aibolit illustration, postcard by Vladimir Suteyev, 1962…

Doctor Aibolit illustration, postcard by Vladimir Suteyev, 1962

Back Caption:
So he cured them,
Limpopo!
So he healed the sick,
Limpopo!
And they began laughing,
Limpopo!
And dancing, and playing around,
Limpopo!

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The Magic Swan Geese, Russian folk tale – illustration by…

The Magic Swan Geese, Russian folk tale – illustration by Yevgeny Rachyov, 1975 (buy)

Doctor Aibolit illustration, postcard by Vladimir Suteyev,…

Doctor Aibolit illustration, postcard by Vladimir Suteyev, 1962 

Back Caption:
…And Aybolit runs to the hippopotamuses,
Slapping their tummies,
And in good time
He gives out chocolate,
And takes their temperatures!

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Alexander Pushkin’s fairy tales on vintage Soviet chocolate…

Alexander Pushkin’s fairy tales on vintage Soviet chocolate wrappers.

June 6 is Pushkin’s birthday.

Illustrations for Valentin Katayev’s stories “The Rainbow…

Illustrations for Valentin Katayev’s stories “The Rainbow Flower” and “The Flute and the Jug”. Set of 16 postcards, artist Stella Aristakesova, 1988 (buy here)

“I’m Going On Holidays”, book by V. Voskoboinikov, artist Yu….

“I’m Going On Holidays”, book by V. Voskoboinikov, artist Yu. Danilov (1966)

“The Wolf and the Seven Kids” fairy tale illustration by Yury…

“The Wolf and the Seven Kids” fairy tale illustration by Yury Vasnetsov. Postcard from 1967 (buy)

The Crow and the Fox fable illustration by G. Nikolsky,…

The Crow and the Fox fable illustration by

G. Nikolsky, postcard from 1961 (x)

The Magic Humpbacked Horse illustraton by V. Milashevsky ft….

The Magic Humpbacked Horse illustraton by V. Milashevsky ft. the

Monster-Marvel Whale, 1958 (x)

“Chunya” – a little book based on a Soviet cartoon of the same…

“Chunya” – a little book based on a Soviet cartoon of the same name. Published in 1969.