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Jacqueline Ayer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1227
The Jacqueline Ayer Collections contains three ink illustrations from one title, A Wish For Little Sisterpublished in 1960.

Dates

  • 1960

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access and Use:

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.

Extent

1 folder

Overview

The Jacqueline Ayer Collections contains three ink illustrations from one title, A Wish For Little Sisterpublished in 1960.

Biographical Sketch

Jacqueline Ayer was born the 2nd of May 1930 in New York City. She began her education at the Art Students League in New York, proceeded by a time spent at Syracuse University and Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris, France. Her illustrative forte is in fashion illustration, starting a small division within the International Basic Economy Corp as a fabric and fashion designer. She was also a consultant and head fashion designer in London for many years. Contributing over ten pieces of literature and illustrations, Ayer was awarded a Gold Medal from the Society of Illustrators. Her work with Harcourt includes illustration of the Grimm Brother's Rumpelstiltskinin 1967 and the self-illustrated A Wish for Little Sisterpublished in 1960.

Biographical source: Something About the Author. Volume 13, 1978.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by the author in 1960.
Title
Jacqueline Ayer Collection
Author
Sharlene Murphy
Date
10/27/2004
Language of description
Description is in English

Collecting Area Details

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