Spara och Slösa (1933)
Birgitta Lilliehöök was a Swedish artist and poet. She is best known for her educational comic 'Spara och Slösa', that ran in the magazine Lyckoslanten from 1926 to 1963. The moralistic comic encouraged children to be economical. It has become part of Sweden's cultural heritage since the magazine, that was produced by a bank, was distributed freely in many schools. Lilliehöök was also active as a freelance journalist and writer for publications like Stockholms-Tidningen and Idun.
Artwork © 1990 Birgitta Lilliehook
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