Vintage Puss in Boots Fairy Tale Carl Offterdinger
Vintage illustration Master Cat or Puss in Boots classic children's Victorian fairy tale story book image with the the cat, Puss, sleeping in a field with his rabbit animal friends around him. The Puss in Boots fairy tale is about a cat who uses trickery and deceit to gain power, wealth, and the hand of a princess in marriage for his penniless and low-born master. The original fairy tale was first published in 1697 by Charles Perrault (1628–1703). Vintage illustration By Carl Offterdinger, c. 1880.