Ivan Bilibin

This artwork isn’t mine! 

The artist’s name is Ivan Bilibin. He was born in St Petersburg in 1876 and died at the Siege of Leningrad in 1942. I absolutely love his prints of various pieces of Slavic folklore. I’ve collected my favorites (and the ones that apply to my story) here!

Ilya Muromets and Nightingale the Robber


Dobrynya Nikitich slays Zmey Gorynych


Ivan Tsarevich and the Firebird


Vasilisa the Beautiful


The Black Rider


Baba Yaga



Koschei the Deathless

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