Back Then Illustrated

Illustrated vintage fashion, advertising, childrens books and once in a while everything else.
Aurora Kindergrieß
1959

Aurora Kindergrieß

1959

James M. Cain - Der Defraudant (The Embezzler)

1951
Front-and backcover by Karl Gröning jr. / Gisela Pferdmenges

"Quark" (curd) from the Series "Richtige Ernährung", 1961


Illustrations by Hans Kossatz

Lebona Nussöl
no Illustrator given, from the early 50s

Lebona Nussöl


no Illustrator given, from the early 50s

from “Superdickes Märchenbuch”, 1975
no illustrator given

from “Superdickes Märchenbuch”, 1975

no illustrator given

2headedsnake:

Anatomy Museum, Hamburg, Germany, 1913

illustrator not listed

(detail)
from “Drei Schweinchen” by M. R. Stewart, 1972

(detail)

from “Drei Schweinchen” by M. R. Stewart, 1972

from “Muftis abenteuerliche Reise”

published by Burda Verlag, 1950s

from “Komm mit ans Wasser” by Ali Mitgutsch, 1971