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Christine Price

Summary Information
Title: Christine Price
Dates: 1958-1970
Creator: Price, Christine
Extent:
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1778
Abstract:
The collection contains illustrative material for nine titles plus manuscript material for three of them.

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

Loner, 1963

Made in Ancient Egypt, 1970

Made in the Middle Ages, 1961

Men of the HIlls, 1958

One is God: Two Old Counting Songs, 1970

Sixty at a Blow: A Tall Tale from Turkey, 1968

Owl Book, 1970

Unicorn Who Wanted to be Seen, 1961

Widdecombe Fair: An Old English Folk Song, 1968


Biographical Sketch

Christine Price was born April 15, 1928, in London, England. She died January 13, 1980, in Albuquerque, NM. She was an illustrator and writer of children's books on art history, dance, and folklore. Price's extensive travels provided her with material for many of her books. Biographical Source: Something About the Author , Vol. 23, p. 192


Collection Scope and Content Note

The major part of this collection consists of illustrative material for nine different titles. Also included is manuscript material for three of the books that she wrote.

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.
  • Price, Christine
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Loner 1963 
Note  New York: D. McKay Co., 1963
Box M. C. 1092
Black and white ink illustrations (10 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Design for dust jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Design for title page (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Sheet of sketches, 2 sides (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Made in Ancient Egypt 1970 
Note  New York: Dutton, 1970
Box M. C. 1092
Blueprint illustrator's dummy with typescript (160 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Typescript layout (6 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Miscellaneous (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Made in the Middle Ages 1961 
Note  New York: Dutton, 1961
Box M. C. 1091
Illustrations in ink on acetate, each with 1 separation in tempera on paper (59 p.)  Box M. C. 1091
 
Jacket illustration in ink on acetate with 1 acetate separation and 1 board separation (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1091
 
Map illustration in ink on acetate (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1091
 
Men of the HIlls 1958 
Note  New York: Criterion Books, 1958
Box M. C. 1094
Ink illustration with two separations (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1094
 
Ink illustrations (16 p.)  Box M. C. 1094
 
One is God: Two Old Counting Songs 1970 
Note  New York: Warne, 1970
Box M. F. 2820
Linoleum print illustration plates for jacket (2 plates)  Box M. F. 2820
 
Linoleum print illustration plates (41plates)  Box M. F. 2820
 
Linoleum preliminary plates (2 plates)  Box M. F. 2820
Box M. C. 1239
Linoleum print, pencil and watercolor dummy with text proof (52 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
Box M. C. 1239
Linoleum print illustration with 3 separations for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
 
Linoleum print illustration for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
 
Ink calligraphy and linoleum print illustration with 2 separations (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
 
Linoleum print illustrations with text proof and 2 separations (19 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
 
Ink calligraphy illustrations with text proof (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
 
Linoleum print illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
 
Linoleum preliminary prints (9 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
 
Preliminary layout (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
 
Sheet (photocopy) of research material (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
Box M. F. 661
Typescript, corrected (14 p.)  Box M. F. 661
 
Notes (4 p.)  Box M. F. 661
 
Sixty at a Blow: A Tall Tale from Turkey 1968 
Note  New York : Dutton, 1968
Box M. C. 1092
Jacket paste-up with 3 separations (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Ink illustrations without separations (11 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Ink illustrations with 3 separations (11 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Jacket sketch in crayon and tempera (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Layout for pages of book in pencil and crayon on one sheet (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Jacket proofs (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Color proof for p. 30-31 (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1092
 
Owl Book 1970 
Note  New York: Warne, 1970
Box M. C. 1239
Linoleum print in color (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1239
 
Unicorn Who Wanted to be Seen 1961 
Note  New York: Warne, 1961
Box M. C. 1091
Scratch board illustrations (8 p.)  Box M. C. 1091
 
Illustrations in tempera with 2 separations (11 p.)  Box M. C. 1091
 
Jacket illustration in tempera with 3 separations (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1091
 
Widdecombe Fair: An Old English Folk Song 1968 
Note  New York: Warne, 1968
Box M. F. 2820
Linoleum print illustration plates (75 plates)  Box M. F. 2820
Box M. C. 1094
Pencil illustrator's dummy (33 p.)  Box M. C. 1094
 
Pencil and colored pencil illustrator's dummy with watercolor jacket sketch and some linoleum prints (40 p.)  Box M. C. 1094
 
Linoleum print jacket illustration with 1 acetate separation and 2 linoleum print separations (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1094
 
Linoleum print tailpiece illustration with 1 linoleum separation (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1094
 
Linoleum print illustrations each with 1 linoleum print separation (19 p.)  Box M. C. 1094
 
Linoleum print illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1094
 
Linoleum print proofs (7 p.)  Box M. C. 1094
 
Blurb typescript (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1094
Box M. F. 1094
Sheet illustration proofs (1 p.)  Box M. F. 1094