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  • Trollska Galleriet at Sundsvall [Own photo]
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    More About Rolf Lidberg

    by Porteplume Updated Sep 15, 2002

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    [Text & photo from: www.amandashops.com]
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    FRANÇAIS:
    Surtout connu pour ses illustrations du Père Noël et des Trolls, ses livres pour les enfants ont été traduits dans presque toutes les langues. Fils de bucheron, Rolf Lidberg est né à Järkvissle en 1930, près de Sundsvall à 400 km au nord de Stockholm.
    Il commence sa carrière d'illustrateur à treize ans, et un apperçu de ses oeuvres est exposé dans son Troll Village de Järkvissle.
    Rolf Lidberg est également un botaniste passionné et ardent défenseur de l'environnement. Il est un spécialiste des orchidées. Il a été nommé 'citoyen d'honneur' en Sicile, Italie, pour avoir découvert une espèce inconnue dans l'île auparavant.
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    ENGLISH:
    More about Rolf Lidberg:Known as Sweden's foremost Troll and Santa Claus illustrator, his children's books enjoy worlwide translation.
    The son of a logger, Rolf Lidberg was born in 1930 in Järkvissle near Sundsvall 400 km north of Stockholm.
    Rolf Lidberg had his debut at thirteen, and his art is showcased in his Trollvillage in Järkvissle.
    Rolf Lidberg is also a passionate botanist and enviromentalist. His speciality is orchids. He has been made an 'honorary citizen' in Sicily, Italy, for discovering a previously unknown orchid on the island.

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    Meeting Rolf Lidberg

    by Porteplume Updated Sep 15, 2002

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    FRANÇAIS:
    C'est dans cette Trollska Galleriet que nous avons rencontré Rolf Lidberg, le célèbre illustrateur. Un personnage absolument merveilleux, qui connait plusieurs langues et qui nous a parlé en Français de ses aventures à Paris.
    *** Regardez ses admirables illustrations sur le travelogue de ma Sweden Page: Faeries & other Creatures.
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    ENGLISH:
    We met Rolf Lidberg in this Trollska Galleriet.
    A famous illustrator and a wonderful man, we talked for a while in French as he is able to speak many different languages...
    *** Look at the travelogue about Faeries & other Creatures on my Sweden Page...

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    Paysage du Medelpad

    by Porteplume Updated Sep 15, 2002

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    FRANÇAIS:
    Le paysage de la Province de Medelpad photographié par nous et peinte par Rolf Lidberg... Des ressemblances, n'est-ce-pas ?

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    Medelpad:The Region of Sundsvall

    by Porteplume Updated Sep 15, 2002

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    ENGLISH:
    The region of Sundsvall, called Medelpad is full of beautiful lakes like this one. And you can ride or walk through forests for hours meeting nobody but animals of all kinds.

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