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Henry Billings Papers

Summary Information
Title: Henry Billings Papers
Dates: 1950
Creator: Billings, Henry
Extent: Not known
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-741
Abstract:
The collection consists of original art for one title.

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

Diesel-Electric 4030, 1950


Biographical Sketch

Born in 1901 (Bronxville, New York). Died 1985 (Sag Harbor, New York). Henry Billings worked as a painter, illustrator, muralist and art teacher at Bard College from 1953 to 1935, Henry Billings was active for most of his career in New York City where his work is in the collection of the Whitney Museum of American Art.

Biographical Source: http://www.askart.com/AskART/artists/biography.aspx?searchtype=BIO&artist=20083 ,2008


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of original art for one title.

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.
  • Billings, Henry
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Diesel-Electric 4030 1950 
Note  New York: Viking Press, 1950
Box MC 1417
Ink illustration for cover (1 p.)  Box MC 1417
 
Ink wash and crayon illustration for jacket (1 p.)  Box MC 1417
 
Crayon illustration for endpapers (1 p.)  Box MC 1417
 
Ink wash and crayon illustrations with overlay (2 p.)  Box MC 1417
 
Crayon illustrations with overlay (2 p.)  Box MC 1417
 
Crayon illustration with text proof pasteup (1 p.)  Box MC 1417
 
Ink wash and crayon illustrations (29 p.)  Box MC 1417
 
Crayon illustrations (2 p.)  Box MC 1417