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Vincent Torre Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1572

Scope and Contents

The collection contains proof sheets, illustrations, and dummies for children's books handcreated created by artist Vincent Torre.

Dates

  • circa 1952-circa 1975

Creator

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

Vincent Torre is a fine artist and painter, author, designer, and book creator who lives in New York City. Many of his books are hand-set, bound, and printed with woodblock prints under his private imprint Inkwell Press.

Sources:

"About the Inkwell Press." Vincent Torre Books. http://www.vincenttorrebooks.net/

Extent

2 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Collection contains production material for children's books created by Vincent Torre.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Vincent Torre.
Title
Vincent Torre Papers, circa 1952-circa 1975
Status
Completed
Author
Leslie Czechowski
Date
01/18/2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • February 2021: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library