The Kensington Gardens are in London, Where the King Lives


Artist: Arthur Rackham

RACKHAM, Arthur. “The Kensington Gardens are in London, where the King lives.” Original framed color plate from the first edition of Peter Pan in Kensington Garden, published by Hodder & Stoughton, 1906 and appearing opposite page 1 in that edition. Image measures 4½” x 7” in a 8¼” x 10¼” wood frame.

A wonderful illustration of the King taking a stroll through Kensington Gardens, with gnomes, fairies, and other magical creatures hiding from him in the foreground. This charming image was painted in watercolor and ink by noted British artist Arthur Rackham.