Original Watercolour for Little Brother and Little Sister

The end of his beard was caught in a crack in a tree from Snow-White and Rose-Red

RACKHAM, Arthur / GRIMM Brothers

ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR FOR GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES

RACKHAM, Arthur Original Watercolour for Little Brother and Little Sister The end of his beard was caught in a crack in a tree from Snow-White and Rose-Red

1917.

An original pen, ink and watercolour painting published in "Little Brother, Little Sister" in 1917. Signed in the lower left hand corner. 18 x 21cm. Mounted, framed and glazed. In fine condition.

Rackham at the height of his creative powers, depicting Snow White and Rose Red, one of the best loved of Grimm's Fairy Tales. The image combines all of Rackham's most characteristic elements: a bad-tempered dwarf in pursuit of gold, sinuous trees and two maidens coming to his aid.

LITERATURE: Little Brother & Little Sister and Other Tales by The Brothers Grimm (Constable, 1917) p.12.

Stock ID: 39216

£29,500.00

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