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Florian Kraner papers

Summary Information
Title: Florian Kraner papers
Dates: 1944-1953
Creator: Kraner, Florian
Extent: parts of 6 boxes
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-691
Abstract:
The collection contains illustrative production materials for 8 titles, plus some miscellaneous material. Materials include illustrations in watercolor, ink and pencil, ink, pencil, tempera and watercolor, and pencil and tempera. It also includes woodcuts, progressive proofs, a linoleum cut, photostats, glossy photographs of his paintings, and a colored proof sheet, offset printing.

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

Bible Picture Book, The, 1945

Covered Wagon, The, 1944

Famous Myths of the Golden Age, 1947

King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, 1950

Long-ago Book, The, 1944

Rackety-boom, 1953

Wonder Tales of Giants and Dwarfs, 1945

Young Fighters of the Soviets, 1944

Photographs,

Rockport, Massachusetts woodcuts,

Toy model of Xmas Nativity Scene,


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains illustrative production materials, including illustrations in watercolor, ink and pencil, ink, pencil, tempera and watercolor, and pencil and tempera. It also contains illustration proofs, ink studies, pencil studies, photostats, a dummy, woodcuts, progressive proofs, a linoleum cut, glossy photographs of his paintings, original pencil sketches, 2 packages, and a colored proof sheet, offset printing.

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.
  • Kraner, Florian
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Bible Picture Book, The 1945 
Note  Garden City, N.Y.: Garden City, 1945
Box MC401
watercolor cover illustration (1 p.)  Box MC401
 
ink and pencil illustrations (4 p.)  Box MC401
 
watercolor illustrations (2 p.)  Box MC401
 
Covered Wagon, The 1944 
Note  New York: Artists and Writers Guild, distributed by Grosset & Dunlap, 1944
Box MC1055
sheets illustration proof (3 p.)  Box MC1055
 
Famous Myths of the Golden Age 1947 
Note  New York: Random House, 1947
Box MC1066
ink jacket illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1066
 
ink endpaper illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1066
 
ink and pencil illustrations with 1 separation (4 p.)  Box MC1066
 
ink and pencil illustrations (9 p.)  Box MC1066
 
pencil studies (7 p.)  Box MC1066
 
sheets illustration proof (25 p.)  Box MC1066
 
King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table 1950 
Note  New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1950
Box MC1059
ink study (1 p.)  Box MC1059
 
sheet ink studies (1 p.)  Box MC1059
 
pencil studies (10 p.)  Box MC1059
 
Long-ago Book, The 1944 
Note  New York: Fischer, 1944
Box MC1059
tempera and watercolor jacket illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1059
 
watercolor endpaper illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1059
 
ink illustrations (7 p.)  Box MC1059
 
watercolor illustrations (2 p.)  Box MC1059
 
photostats (20 p.)  Box MC1059
Box MC1055
watercolor illustrations (2 p.)  Box MC1055
 
packages (2 p.)  Box MC1055
 
Rackety-boom 1953 
Note  Racine, Wis: Whitman, 1953
Box MC1006
pencil and tempera dummy (34 p.)  Box MC1006
 
Wonder Tales of Giants and Dwarfs 1945 
Note  New York: Random House, 1945
Box MC1055
tempera and watercolor jacket illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1055
 
pencil illustrations (3 p.)  Box MC1055
 
watercolor illustrations (8 p.)  Box MC1055
 
photostat for jacket (1 p.)  Box MC1055
 
Young Fighters of the Soviets 1944 
Note  New York: Knopf, 1944
Box MC1059
ink illustrations (2 p.)  Box MC1059
 
pencil studies (5 p.)  Box MC1059
 
Photographs  
Box MC1006
8x11 glossy photographs of his paintings (2 p.)  Box MC1006
 
Rockport, Massachusetts woodcuts  
Box MC D5
woodcuts (2 p.)  Box MC D5
 
progressive proofs (3 p.)  Box MC D5
 
linoleum cut (1 p.)  Box MC D5
 
Toy model of Christmas Nativity Scene  
Box MC1055
original pencil sketches (11 p.)  Box MC1055
 
colored proof sheet, offset printing (1 p.)  Box MC1055