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Friso Henstra Collection

Summary Information
Title: Friso Henstra Collection
Dates: 1969-1970
Creator: Henstra, Friso
Extent:
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1240
Abstract:
Collection includes watercolor illustrations and sketches for two titles. It also includes a pencil dummy with transcript for one of the titles.

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

The Practical Princess, 1969

Stupid Marco, 1970


Biographical Sketch

Friso Henstra was born in 1928 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. He was originally a painter, switched to sculpture, and then became a free-lance illustrator. He has illustrated over 25 children's books.


Collection Scope and Content Note

Collection includes watercolor illustrations and sketches for two titles. It also includes a pencil dummy with transcript for one of the titles.

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.
  • Henstra, Friso
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
The Practical Princess 1969 
Note  New York: Parents' Magazine Press, 1969
Box MC 59
illustrations in watercolor (22 p.)  Box MC 59
 
Stupid Marco 1970 
Note  New York: Parents' Magazine Press, 1970
Box MC 1574
pencil dummy with typescript (52 p.)  Box MC 1574
 
ink and watercolor illustration for jacket (1 p.)  Box MC 1574
 
ink and watercolor illustrations (3 p.)  Box MC 1574
 
pencil sketch (1 p.)  Box MC 1574
 
sheet (pencil and watercolor sketches) with typescript (1 p.)  Box MC 1574