Elves, fairies, fairy tale Princes from the Golden Age of Arthur Rackham and frends! I will be dumping these over some time, since I don't want to dump it all right away. Feel free to contribute!
Don't you hate it when you are trying to land a ship but a fucking wind elf interferes with the weather?Illustration by Classic watercolor painter Arthur Rackham
Illustration of a baby half-elf from Irish mythology
Ink art by obscure Golden Age illustrator Anne Baurele
>>3763986Same girl elves by a wishing well
>>3763989A hug between two prisoners by same girlSame story
Star spirit Aquarius by American Douglas Walker
>>3763994Another fairy tale illustration by Amelia "Song of the Sea" featuring a merboy
"Boy in the Valley" by H.J Ford.
>>3763999A weirdly racy fairy tale; a cute prince is kidnapped by some masculine witches who want to rape and need to be rescuedIgnore the witches :)
Dat all for today
>>3764000Should add the one where he receives a letter to help him escap
The elfin knight has more modern illustration that I like but I'll post later
>>3764000I found the illustration with a story called "The Blue Parrot" in The Olive Fairy Book, is that the one?https://gutenberg.org/cache/epub/27826/pg27826-images.html#Page_9
>>3764020Yeah, I think so. It's been some years.
Male fairy by Edmund Dulac
Matter of Britain also fits the theme
Does he count ?
It's a pretty mediocre rendition of the rape of Ganymede but the fact that it's budweiser's earliest advertising motif is hilarious and baffling.
Gaston Goor for This Special Friendship
anything from Pierre Joubert toi