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Beth Peck Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1345

Scope and Contents

The collections consists of studies, sketches, pencil illustrations, dummy sheets, and other illustrative material done for books written by such authors as Bruce Colville and Myron Levoy.

Dates

  • 1984-1991

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access and Use:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.

Copyright:

This collection is 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.

Biographical Sketch

Beth Peck was born August 11, 1957, in New York. She received a B. F. A. from the Rhode Istland School of Design in 1979 and also studied at the Art Students League and the National Academy of Design. She got interested in illustrating children's books at Dial Books, where she worked designing books. Drawing was her passion and she studied with Uri Shulevitz in order to learn how to plan out a picture book. She received her first full-color picture book from William Morrow, and from there began to have steady illustration work. Biographical Source: Something About the Author, Vol. 79, p. 165-167

Extent

000 Linear Feet

Abstract

The collection consists of illustrative material done for books written by such authors as Bruce Colville and Myron Levoy.

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Accession Information:

The material in this collection was donated to the University of Minnesota by the artist.

Gift of: Peck, Beth

Creator

Title
Beth Peck Collection
Author
Larry Peterson, December 2004
Date
12/20/2004
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is in English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library