Fairy Dress Shop - Fairies Greeting Card
A captivating glimpse into the realm of fantastical fashion graces the pages of Ida Rentoul Outhwaite's timeless masterpiece, The Enchanted Forest, published in 1921 and penned by her husband, Grenbry Outhwaite. This enchanting work boasts an impressive collection of 62 unique illustrations, each a testament to Ida's extraordinary talent. Her artistic prowess has solidified her status as perhaps Australia's most renowned children's book illustrator and ranks her among the finest illustrators of the Golden Age. See this image as an art print!
Ida Rentoul Outhwaite (1888-1960) was an Australian fairy tale legend whose remarkable illustrations captivated generations of readers. With her incredible talent, Outhwaite brought to life enchanting worlds filled with fairies, goblins, and magical creatures, often drawing inspiration from the Australian bushland. Her illustrations, characterized by intricate details and a sense of wonder, captured the hearts of both children and adults. Notably, Outhwaite collaborated with her sister Annie R. Rentoul on several books, with their most famous work being 1919's Elves and Fairies. Her timeless illustrations continue to inspire fantasy artists and kindle the sense of wonder in those who encounter her magical realms—it's obvious why she's a favorite at Laughing Elephant!
This product was custom designed and created at our location in Seattle.
A6 (4.5" X 6.25") with Envelope