Peter and the Wolf by Victor Ambrus

I love Peter and the Wolf.  We used to have a recording of it with the narration in German.   Even now, the music evokes the German phrases: “Der Große, Graue WOLF! Ta Daaaaaaaaaa!” wolfbit

Victor Ambrus’s illustrations are fabulous.  They remind me rather of  Adelchi Galloni.  Rough and lively, but delicate too.

Here is Peter: More