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Remy Charlip Papers

Summary Information
Title: Remy Charlip Papers
Dates: 1956-1960
Creator: Charlip, Remy
Extent:
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-881
Abstract:
Contains watercolors, sketches, jacket studies and proofs, page proofs, etc. for a number of Charlip's 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

Art for adult books,

Art for adult books,

Miscellaneous,

City Child in the Country,

David's Little Indian, 1956

Day of Summer, 1960

Dead Bird, 1958

Discovering the unknown world,

Dress Up and Let's Have a Party, 1956

Harlequin's Happiest Halloween,

Moon or a Button; A Collection of First Picture Ideas, 1959

Where is Everybody?, 1957


Biographical Sketch

Remy Charlip was born in 1929 in Brooklyn, NY. He received a B.F.A. degree from Cooper Union and studied at a number of other institutions. He has worked in many different art forms and has received numerous awards for children's books that he wrote and illustrated. His children's books range from "simple reading exercise to elaborate word games to visually innovative narratives."

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 119, pp. 27-32.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains watercolors, sketches, jacket studies and proofs, page proofs, etc. for a number of Charlip's 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.
  • Charlip, Remy
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Art for adult books  
Box M.C. 228
layouts for jackets (11 p.)  Box M.C. 228
 
studies for jackets (7 p.)  Box M.C. 228
 
jacket proofs (3 p.)  Box M.C. 228
 
illustrations for jacket (3 p.)  Box M.C. 228
 
Art for adult books  
Box M.C. 234
watercolor for poster (1 p.)  Box M.C. 234
 
poster proofs (2 p.)  Box M.C. 234
 
jacket studies (12 p.)  Box M.C. 234
 
jacket proofs (5 p.)  Box M.C. 234
 
jacket layouts (13 p.)  Box M.C. 234
 
Miscellaneous  
Box M.C. 234
jacket studies for various adult titles (26 p.)  Box M.C. 234
 
photostat (1 p.)  Box M.C. 234
 
base art and 2 separations for Moon Milk and Murder (3 p.)  Box M.C. 234
 
City Child in the Country  
Box M.C. 1456
felt-tip pen painting (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
David's Little Indian 1956 
Note Brown, Margaret Wise
New York: Scott, 1956
Box M.C. 1456
pencil sketch for cover (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
pencil sketches (2 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
illustration proofs for jacket (2 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
illustration proofs (3 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
Day of Summer 1960 
Note Miles, Betty
New York: Knopf, 1960
Box M.C. 1456
pencil sketches on illustration board (5 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
water colors (7 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
pencil plates on acetate (6 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
pencil sketches on tissue (5 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
pages of handwritten text (4 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
Dead Bird 1958 
Note Brown, Margaret Wise
New York: W.R. Scott, 1958
Box M.C. 1456
water color illustrations (2 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
Box M.C. S58
uncut page proof (1 p.)  Box M.C. S58
 
Discovering the unknown world  
Box M.C. 1456
illustrations, each with one color separation (4 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
Dress Up and Let's Have a Party 1956 
Note  New York: Scott, 1956
Box M.C. 1456
pencil sketch with 3 separations (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
set (5 progressive proofs) (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
Harlequin's Happiest Halloween  
Box M.C. 1456
watercolor sketch (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
galley proof (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
sets of page proofs (3 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
cover proof (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
Moon or a Button; A Collection of First Picture Ideas 1959 
Note Krauss, Ruth
New York: Harper, 1959
Box M.C. 1456
watercolor sketches (2 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
photostat (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
proof (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
pencil sketch (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
Where is Everybody? 1957 
Note  New York: Scott, 1957
Box M.C. 1456
ink and watercolor dummy with holograph (48 p.`)  Box M.C. 1456
 
pencil dummy with holograph (24 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
ink and watercolor study for jacket (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
sheets (pencil sketches) (3 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
sheet (ink sketches) (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
 
proof for jacket (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1456
Box M.F. 201
page proof (2 p.)  Box M.F. 201
Box M.C. 563
uncut page proof (1 p.)  Box M.C. 563