Larsson, Carl (illus).
New York. G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1974. First American Edition.
15 full page color illustrations, unpaginated, 9 1/4 x 12 1/2 inches, color pictorial paper-covered boards with cloth spine in color pictorial dustjacket (hardbound). Clean and in near fine condition in lightly soiled and very edgeworn dustjacket with long split to front fold and a 1 1/2 inch tear to front cover at top of spine that has been repaired with yellowing tape. From rear cover: "Carl Larsson's ETT HEM (A HOME) was originally published in Sweden in 1899. In words and pictures he described his home in Sundborn...With this selection of paintings from the original version, Lennart Rudstrom has written a text for children in which he tells about the artist his life, his home, his family, his painting. In addition to the main text, he has written a brief section for each painting which gives more factual and technical information about it." Item #37473