Step into the world of fairy tales and set the table with Elsa Beskow's enamel dishes.
Elsa Beskow was born in Stocholm (1874-1953). She had a mother, a father, four sisters and a brother in her family. When Elsa was 15 years old her father died and the whole family moved to her mother's siblings house, where they all lived together. Elsa's aunt and uncle became the real-life inspirations for characters Aunt Green, Aunt Brown, Aunt Lavender and Uncle Blue.
Elsa Beskow's drawings dominated the art in picture books for almost 50 years and many present artists are inspired by her art. In year 1952 she was rewarded with Nils Holgersson's plaque award. Elsa Beskow plaques are still awarded yearly for previous year's best children's fairy tale book or the best illustration in s children's book. First time it was given in year 1958, when they awarded Tove Jansson. Elsa Beskow is one of the Sweden's most famous children's authors and is one of the founders of Sweden's children's literature. She wrote and illustrated aprroximately 40 children's books.
- Capacity of the glass: 2,7dl
- 2 glasses in a packet
- Can be washed in a dishwasher
Manufacturer: Muurla, Finland
Categories: Mugs & Cups
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