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MS Eng 1145

Crane, Walter, 1845-1915. Walter Crane miscellaneous drawings, 1878-1897: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b, pf
Call No.: MS Eng 1145
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Crane, Walter, 1845-1915.
Title: Walter Crane miscellaneous drawings,
Date(s): 1878-1897.
Quantity: 1 collection (2 boxes (.1 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Drawings for book illustrations by the English artist Walter Crane.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Received from various sources at various times.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Walter Crane Miscellaneous Drawings, 1878-1897 (MS Eng 1145). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Crane was an English illustrator, painter, and designer primarily known for his imaginative illustrations of children's books. He was also a political cartoonist and director of several English art schools.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by title.

Scope and Contents

Ink and watercolor or pen drawings for book illustrations. Includes several for the 1894-1897 edition of The Faerie Queene.

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