Category: russian fairy tales

Contes de L’Isba (Tales of Izba) – a collection of Russian fairy…

Contes de L’Isba (Tales of Izba) – a collection of Russian fairy tales published in France in 1931 and illustrated by Ivan Bilibin (who left Russia in 1920).

Merry-go-round of Russian fairy tale characters. Can you tell…

Merry-go-round of Russian fairy tale characters. Can you tell them all?

Illustration by T. Zuikova (1969)

Mikhailo Kazarinov illustration by A. Kurkin (Palekh), 1968

Mikhailo Kazarinov illustration by A. Kurkin (Palekh), 1968

The Magic Swan Geese illustrated by T. Savchenko (1976)

The Magic Swan Geese illustrated by T. Savchenko (1976)

Illustration for Russian folk tale The Little Turnip by I….

Illustration for Russian folk tale The Little Turnip by I. Belopolskaya and I. Komarov (1970)

“Little Teryosha”, Russian folk tale illustrated by Yuvenaly…

“Little Teryosha”, Russian folk tale illustrated by Yuvenaly Korovin (1973)

The Hare Who Liked To Brag, Russian folk tale illustrated by…

The Hare Who Liked To Brag, Russian folk tale illustrated by Yevgeny Rachyov (1986)

Illustration for Russian folk tale Masha and the Bear. Artist…

Illustration for Russian folk tale Masha and the Bear. Artist Nikolai Ustinov (who I admire), 1976

“The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish” by Alexander Pushkin,…

“The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish” by Alexander Pushkin, illustrated by Vladimir Konashevich (1922)

(Of Rejuvenating Apples And the Water Of Life, illustration by…

(Of Rejuvenating Apples And the Water Of Life, illustration by Nikolai Kochergin (1957)