[The prince finds the slumbering princess]

Walter Crane, RWS (1845-1915)

Engraved and printed in colour by Edmund Evans

1898 ed., but originally published by Routledge in 1876

The Sleeping Beauty, p. 6

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  • At last he came to the tower and opened the door (illustration for the Grimms' version)
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