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Robert Lostutter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1999

Scope and Contents

The collection includes illustrative material for The Things That Are, a children's book illustrated by Robert Lostutter, consisting of original black and white illustrations and color separations.

Dates

  • circa 1964

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

Robert Lostutter is a Chicago-based surrealist artist, best known as a member of the Chicago Imagists. He was born in 1939 and educated at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC). He is well-known for his surreal images of human-bird hybrids.

Biographical Source: "Robert Lostutter." The Chicago Imagists. The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. Madison, WI: The Madison Museum of Contemprary Art. Accessed July 2020. www.mmoca.org/artist/robert-lostutter.

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains illustrative material for one children's book illustrated by Robert Lostutter.
Title
Robert Lostutter Papers, circa 1964
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
11-3-05
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • July 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library