the beginnings of a bunny called Peter

Following yesterday’s post about The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter, here are a couple of drawings from The West Australian and The Argus both printed on 7 September 1946 in newspaper articles promoting the release of Beatrix Potter’s biography. ¬†Potter had illustrated letters to a child some 8 years before considering the rabbit drawings as material for a book.1946 BP biographyHow Peter Rabbit beganMrs Bunny