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Edward Sorel Papers

Summary Information
Title: Edward Sorel Papers
Dates: 1958-1969
Creator: Sorel, Edward
Extent: 2 boxes
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1863
Abstract:
The collection contains illustrative material for two titles, and includes ink illustrations, some with separations and proof text, and dummies with watercolors and chalk sketches.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Sorel, Edward


Arrangement

Materials are arranged by published title.


Biographical Sketch

Edward Sorel (born Schwartz) was born March 26, 1929, in The Bronx, NY. As an artist he has received numerous awards and honors. He is a political cartoonist and children's book illustrator, and has published a number of self-illustrated children's books.

Biographical Sources: Something About the Author , vols. 37, 65, 126


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains illustrative material for two titles, and includes ink illustrations, some with separations and proof text, and dummies, one with watercolors, one with chalk sketches.

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.
  • Sorel, Edward, 1929-
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Duck in the Gun, The 1969 
Note  Garden City: Doubleday, 1969
Box MC962
ink illustrations, each with 2 separations and proof text (4 p.)  Box MC962
 
ink illustrations (4 p.)  Box MC962
 
King Carlo of Capri 1958 
Note  New York: Harcourt Brace, 1958
Box MC962
illustrator's dummy with watercolors (1 p.)  Box MC962
 
illustrator's dummy with chalk sketches (1 p.)  Box MC962