There Now Arose a Mighty Storm


Artist: Arthur Rackham

RACKHAM, Arthur. “There now arose a mighty storm, and he was tossed this way and that.” Original framed color plate from the first edition of Peter Pan in Kensington Garden, published by Hodder & Stoughton, 1906 and appearing opposite page 54 in that edition. Image measures 5” x 7” in a 8¼” x 10¼” wood frame.

A captivating illustration of a Peter in a makeshift boat made of sticks and twigs being tossed on the waves created by a mighty storm. This vibrant image was painted in watercolor and ink by noted British artist Arthur Rackham.