Elsa Beskow (1874-1953) is one of the most well known of Swedish childrens' books illustrators. She is said to have been greatly influenced by Walter Crane.
- The elegant yet playful art nouveau style depicted above comes from a 1910 book called Hänschen im Blaubeerenwald, online at the Traumstadt Museum.
- Elsa Beskow biography.
- Some other sites displaying her work.