Art knowledge needed.

I have researched this for many hours. The wording is not recognized by Dutch or German. Does anyone recognize this laungage/painting? It is approximately 100 + years old. Thank ya Hometalk community!
q art knowledge needed
q art knowledge needed
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  • Swannie Swannie on Apr 13, 2017
    Possibly Swedish?
    • Swannie Swannie on Apr 13, 2017
      Or Norwegian, type it into an online translator, it has something to do with enchanted fairy tales
  • Cathy Corcoran Weschler Cathy Corcoran Weschler on Apr 13, 2017
    I'm pretty sure it is Swedish. I believe it means something like "It is the enchanted horse that carries us sometimes". My family is from Norway and I don't speak Swedish, so I would type it into a translator or, even better, ask someone who speaks Swedish. Norwegian is similar, but not the same and sometimes online translators don't give the true meaning. Only a literal translation.
  • Grace Grace on Apr 13, 2017

    "It is the fabulous enchanted horse that carries us even sometimes"
    Google translator says it is swedish.
  • Ella Frierson Bond Ella Frierson Bond on Apr 13, 2017
    So funny. If you don't know Google!
  • Carole Carole on Apr 13, 2017
    I was going to say Swedish, but somebody beat me to it. I'm guessing this illustration is from a fairy tale that the Grimm brothers may not have known about.
  • Beautiful piece! Might even be worth some money. May be worth the investment to have it appraised. Regardless of what you do, you are lucky to have such a wonderful piece of art!
    • Hope Williams Hope Williams on May 01, 2017
      Thank you. I'm not sure about the worth but I would love to know what it translates to and the laungage it is.
  • Peggy Mcwilliams Peggy Mcwilliams on Apr 13, 2017
    I don't know how to put the sentence in order but is says, "the fairytale enchanted has carried us annuals sometimes." According to the picture I wondered if annuals meant the flowers. I couldn't dicipher that any further
    • Hope Williams Hope Williams on May 01, 2017
      thank you so very much. Do you know the dialect by chance? It is a mixture of languages as far as my research tells me.
  • Danielle Odin Danielle Odin on Apr 13, 2017
    Try one of the Scandanavian languages. It does look Swedish or maybe Danish.
  • Bea29409103 Bea29409103 on Aug 10, 2018

    It appears to be Swedish And the translation I found : " It is Sagan's enchanted haste that carried us even sometimes " not sure if this is correct

  • Beth Beth on Aug 10, 2018

    You are in Young Harris. Have you taken it to one of the art professors at the college there to see what they can tell you?

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