Thomas and Francisca Greenley Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection contains one signed colored woodblock print, titled "White Christmas," accompanied by an informational Christmas card dated 1946 from Rudolf Lesch Fine Arts, Inc.
- Creation: 1946
- Greenley, Thomas (Person)
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
Thomas D. Greenley, Jr. (1905-1971) and Francisca Bolles Greenley (1909-1981) were New York based artists and printmakers. Thomas Greenley studied art at the National Academy of Design and the Art Students League and eventually became a professor of advertising at Long Island Agricultural and Technical Institute. Thomas and Francisca sold woodcuts and prints from their home studio on Long Island, New York.
Fleming, Geoffrey K. "Thomas D. Greenley Jr." Artist Biography and Facts. askART. Accessed April 2023. https://www.askart.com/artist/thomas%20d%20greenley%20jr/11139329/thomas%20d%20greenley%20jr.aspx?alert=info.
Language of Materials
The collection contains one colored woodblock print by Thomas and Francisca Greenley.
- Thomas and Francisca Greenley Collection, 1946
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- 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