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Lester Abrams Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-2269

Scope and Contents

Collection holds a signed print for an illustration from The Four Donkeys, written by Lloyd Alexander and illustrated by Abrams.

Dates

  • 1972

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

Lester Abrams was an illustrator and animator known for his work in fantasy. He illustrated a version of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit, and was also known for his work on Rankin/Bass animated films including The Hobbit and The Last Unicorn. He lived in Massachusetts.

Extent

1 item

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Contains a signed print for an illustration from one title illustrated by Abrams.
Title
Lester Abrams Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Caitlin Marineau
Date
June 2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

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