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Henri Sorensen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1864

Scope and Contents

The collection contains watercolor illustrations and oil illustrations for the picture book A Fourth of July on the Plains written by Jean Van Leeuwen.

Dates

  • circa 1997

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

Henri Sorensen was born February 18, 1950, in Aarhus, Denmark. He became an illustrator of children's books, and has authored a few self-illustrated children's books. His work as an illustrator possesses a formality of portraiture that is not often seen in childlren's books.

Biographical Sources: "Henri Sorensen." Something About the Author. Vol. 115. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2000.

Extent

.6 Cubic Feet (1 flat box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains watercolor illustrations and oil paint illustrations for one picture book illustrated by Henri Sorensen.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Henri Sorensen.
Title
Henri Sorensen Papers, circa 1997
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • August 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

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Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library