Design: Cicely Mary Barker Issued: - Edition: Retired
Editie Informatie: Cicely Mary Barker was born in Croydon, South London in 1895. She used children from her sister's kindergarden as models for her Flower Fairies illustrations, combining the carm with meticulous botanic accuracy. She thereby created a wonderfull unity between flowers, children and elves.
In 1923, C.M. Barker's first book, Flower Fairies of the Spring, was published. Cicely Mary Barker died in Sussex, England in 1973.