March 17, 2008



Joining in on Pip's Illustration week!
you know how much i love my vintage children's illustration - so fun!

this page is super!
its from 'Land of Mother Goose' a retro book I found at a vintage book sale for 50cents
Its illustrated by Hilary Knight, of Eloise at the Plaza fame....
i love the hairdo!!

14 comments:

  1. what a great illustration! I love th little fellow stuffing his face with cake

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  2. Hello. This post is likeable, and your blog is very interesting, congratulations :-). I will add in my blogroll =). If possible gives a last there on my blog, it is about the Webcam, I hope you enjoy. The address is http://webcam-brasil.blogspot.com. A hug.

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  3. What an amazing illustration- great score for 50c!! That hairdo IS incredible!

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  4. My favorite books.. Mother Goose. THANKS for this great illustration.. makes me smile!

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  5. Wow, that is fabulous! I'm often amazed by the outfits in vintage illustrations and this one is stunning..the hair, the pink/red combo, the cake tray.

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  6. I just love visiting your blog....so much fun stuff to see and read....

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  7. Oh totally inspirational headscarf and hair! and the little girls dress, scrummy stuff xx

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  8. Gorgeous ilustration! So much fun going on in there! :-)

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  9. very cute pic! what a bargain for only 50c, probably worth a lot more now!
    xx justlikemama

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  10. Love her headscarf! thanks for the link too. Great find!

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  11. Oh my gosh! I love Hilary Knight! And you can definately see her 'Eloise' styling here! Some characters are so rounded and babyfaced.. and others elegant and pointy! What a wonderful find! GOOD GOOD GOOD work!

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  12. The hairdo is utterly fabulous.

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  13. Fabulous!!!!! We love Eloise in this house but havent seen much else of Hilary Knights work but this one has me hooked to hunt down more. It is just so wonderful!

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  14. Oh my goodness, that hairdo and dress! (her illustration is wonderful)

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Thanks for stopping by and taking time to comment!! i really appreciate it!
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Anastasia
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