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Jacqueline Ayer Collection

Summary Information
Title: Jacqueline Ayer Collection
Dates: 1960
Creator: Ayer, Jacqueline
Extent: 1 folder
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1227
Abstract:
The Jacqueline Ayer Collections contains three ink illustrations from one title, A Wish For Little Sister published in 1960.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.

Copyright:

This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.


Arrangement

A Wish For Little Sister, 1960


Biographical Sketch

Jacqueline Ayer was born the 2nd of May 1930 in New York City. She began her education at the Art Students League in New York, proceeded by a time spent at Syracuse University and Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris, France. Her illustrative forte is in fashion illustration, starting a small division within the International Basic Economy Corp as a fabric and fashion designer. She was also a consultant and head fashion designer in London for many years. Contributing over ten pieces of literature and illustrations, Ayer was awarded a Gold Medal from the Society of Illustrators. Her work with Harcourt includes illustration of the Grimm Brother's Rumpelstiltskin in 1967 and the self-illustrated A Wish for Little Sister published in 1960.

Biographical source: Something About the Author . Volume 13, 1978.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The Jacqueline Ayer Collections contains three ink illustrations from one title, A Wish For Little Sister published in 1960.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Ayer, Jacqueline
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
A Wish For Little Sister 1960 
Note  New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1960
Box MC 520
ink illustrations (3 p.)  Box MC 520