Pesta (Scandinavian) http://listverse.com/2012/10/15/10-creatures-in-scandinavian-folklore/
Illustration by Theodor Kittelsen (1857 - 1914), one of the most famous Norwegian artists. Many of his paintings and illustrations have been used by black metal bands since the 90s.
Theodor Severin Kittelsen - Fattigmannen
Theodor Kittelsen - The man of the sea
Obviously this is the best mode of transportation...Theodor Severin Kittelsen
Theodor Severin Kittelsen - Heksen, 1892 [1000x1195]
Spook in the cellar... ~ by Theodor Kittelsen -- As kids, when Oct 31st neared, didn't we shrink from fetching those bottled green beans or peaches from the dark, dank basement?! :)