Jacqueline Ayer papers
Scope and Contents
The Jacqueline Ayer papers contains three ink illustrations from the children's book, A Wish For Little Sister, written and illustrated by Ayer, published in 1960.
- Creation: circa 1960
- Ayer, Jacqueline (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
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Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
Jacqueline Ayer was born May 2, 1930 in New York City. She studed at the Art Students League in New York, Syracuse University, and Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris, France. In addition to working as a book illustrator, she worked in the fashion industy as a designer. Her publications include the self-illustrated book A Wish for Little Sister in 1960. Ayer died in 2012 in London.
"Jacqueline Ayer (1930-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 13. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1978.
Language of Materials
The Jacqueline Ayer papers contains three ink illustrations from one children's book.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by the author in 1960.
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Genre / Form
- Jacqueline Ayer papers, circa 1960
- Sharlene Murphy
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- January 2022: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
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