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Rie Cramer Collection

Identifier: CLRC-1330

Scope and Contents

The Rie Cramer collection contains color and black & white prints for fairy tale illustrations created by Rie Cramer.


  • Creation: Undated


Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be 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. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Rie Cramer was a Dutch author and illustrator. She was born in 1887 in Sukabumi, Indonesia (then known as the Dutch East Indies), and later returned with her family to the Netherlands. She studied at the Royal Academy of Art before embarking on a career as an illustrator, best known for her children's books. In addition to illustration she also worked as a writer, including plays (two published under the pseudonym Marc Holman), and as a translator. She died in 1977.

Biographical source:

"Rie Cramer." Wikipedia. Accessed April 2023.


1 folder

Language of Materials

No linguistic content; Not applicable


The collection contains prints for fairy tale illustrations.

Rie Cramer Collection, undated
Leslie Czechowski
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Revision Statements

  • April 2023: Collection reprocessed and collection guide updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library