Arthur Rackham

Ingoldsby Legends

The Ingoldsby Legends is a collection of myths, legends, ghost stories and poetry written based on oral traditions. The author Thomas Ingoldsby of Tappington Manor is actually a pen-name of an English clergyman named Richard Harris Barham. First printed in 1837, they were popular in Victorian and fin-de-siecle society. Arthur Rackham illustrated Ingoldsby Legends in 1898 and 1907.

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Flying Cats and Witches, Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

Cats and Witches

Hey, up the chimney lass! Hey after you!

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

An Old Woman Dwells upon Tappington Moor, Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

Old Woman of Tappington Moor

There's an old woman dwells upon Tappington Moor

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

Witches, Warlocks, Ghosts, Goblins, and Ghouls. Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

Witches and Warlocks

Witches and Warlocks, Ghosts, Goblins, and Ghouls

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

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The little man had seated himself in the centre of the circle upon the large skull, Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

Little Man on a Skull

The little man had seated himself in the centre of the circle upon the large skull

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

A flood of brown stout he was up to his knees in, Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

A Flood of Brown Stout

A flood of brown stout he was up to his knees in

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

Oh good gracious! how tenacious, Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

Gracious Tenacious

Oh good gracious! How Tenacious

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

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These stiles bothered Odile. Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

Over Stile

These stiles bothered Odile.

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

What indeed *could* she do? Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

What Indeed?

What indeed could she do?

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

If anyone lied, if anyone swore.... Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

If Anyone Lied

If anyone lied... if anyone swore...

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

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He bounced up and down. Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

He Bounced

He bounced up and down.

13 inches by 17 inches. $91

With a countenance Kelly alone could put on Made one grasshopper spring to the door -- and was gone. Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

Keeley

With a countenance Kelly alone could put on Made one grasshopper spring to the door -- and was gone.

13 inches by 17 inches. $91

A grand pas de deux. Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

Pas de Deux

A grand pas de deux. Performed in the very first style by these two.

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

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One kick! It was but one! -- but such a one. Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

One Kick!

One kick! It was but one! -- but such a one.

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

Wandering about Boo-Hoo-ing. Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

Wandering About

Wandering about Boo-Hoo-ing

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

Into the bottomless pit he fell. Arthur Rackham, The Ingoldsby Legends

Bottomless Pit

Into the bottomless pit he fell.

13 inches by 19 inches. $91

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