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Richard Cuffari Papers

Summary Information
Title: Richard Cuffari Papers
Dates: 1971-1979
Creator: Cuffari, Richard, 1925-
Extent: 106 items
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1395
Abstract:
Collection contains sketches, ink illustrations, and watercolors for four children's books.

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

Before the Dinosaurs, 1971

Little Yellow Fur, 1973

Perilous Gard, The, 1974

Zanbanger, 1979


Biographical Sketch

Richard Cuffari was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1925. He was an illustrator and painter who worked for various art studios before turning to free-lance illustration in 1968, illustrating nearly 200 children's books. He died in 1978.

Biographical source: Something About the Author , Volume 25, p. 89.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains sketches, ink illustrations, and watercolors for four children's books.

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.
  • Cuffari, Richard, 1925-
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Before the Dinosaurs 1971 
Note Greene, Carla
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1971
Box MC 1298
pencil sketches (20 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
Little Yellow Fur 1973 
Note  New York: Coward, McGann & Geoghegan, 1973
Box MC 1298
ink illustration with text proof and two separations for jacket (1 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
ink illustrations with 2 separations (12 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
ink illustrations (9 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
pastel & pencil sketches with text proof (11 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
pencil sketches with text proof (10 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
sheets (text proof) (25 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
Perilous Gard, The 1974 
Note Pope, Elizabeth Marie
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1974
Box MC 1298
ink illustration with 2 separations for jacket (1 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
ink illustrations (13 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
Zanbanger 1979 
Note Knudson, R. R.
New York: Harper & Row, 1979
Box MC 1298
ink jacket illustration with 2 separations for color (1 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
watercolor and ink study (1 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
ink pasteup (1 p.)  Box MC 1298
 
book jacket (1 p.)  Box MC 1298