Cover image for [Original illustration : for Hansel and Gretel : a story of the forest by William and Jacob Grimm]
Title:
[Original illustration : for Hansel and Gretel : a story of the forest by William and Jacob Grimm]
Author:
Chappell, Warren, 1904-1991.
Publication Information:
[Place of publication not identified] : [Warren Chappell], [1944?]
Physical Description:
1 art original : watercolor ; 24 x 18 cm
Summary:
An original watercolor by the American illustrator Warren Chappell. The painting is one of eight that appears in Mr. Chappell's 1944 edition of "Hansel and Gretel : a story of the forest" by the Brothers Grimm, music by Engelbert Humperdinck, published by Alfred A. Knopf. The watercolor shows the starving parents of Hansel and Gretel deciding in despair to abandon their children in the middle of the forest.
General Note:
Title from information on back of painting.

Acquired by the Buffalo Public Library during the Second World War as part of the Book and Author War Bond Drive.
Language:
English
Genre: