'Masha and the Bear' - Маша и Медведь

Illustration to Russian folk tale 
'Masha and the Bear' by T.Sazonova, 1950s

'...Masha baked some pies and said to the bear: 
'Take the pies to my Grandma and Grandpa'. The bear strapped 
the  basket on his back and started off...

 Masha had to stay and live with the bear. She wanted to go back 
home and started thinking how to escape from him...

 Two 'Masha and the Bear' postcards, 1955
The artist is T. Sazonova

'Masha and the Bear' postcard from 1955
Purchase it here:  Russian Soul Vintage, Etsy 

Masha and the Bear by Evgenii Rachev