Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Beans, beans. My cow for some beans.

This is the first in the series, which I completed second to last.

Here, the old beggar tricks Jack into giving him a cow in exchange for some "magic" beans. What is this fairy tale trying to tell us? It surely isn't a warning against stupidity. A nod to blind faith and belief in the unbelievable?

1 comment:

Pam said...

A wonderful series of illustrations

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