Alexander Zick – Children’s Illustrator

Every once in a while we like to highlight a children’s illustrator. I recently came across the work of German artist, Alexander Zick (1845 – 1907) when working on a Swedish song about dwarves called Tummeliten. Here’s one of his illustrations of dwarves…

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Zick’s use of light and color is really beautiful. There’s a softness to the colors, yet they sparkle even when the subjects are deep in the woods like Hansel and Gretel…

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Then there’s this glowing picture of Sleeping Beauty…

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Look at how the beautiful blue of her dress pops out!

Finally, there’s this one I love of Snow White…

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Enjoy!

Mama Lisa

 

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