Rosemary Wells Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of one mixed-media dummy (primarily watercolor and ink, with additional paste-up images and text) for the title Max & Ruby at the Warthogs' Wedding.
- circa 2014
- Wells, Rosemary (Person)
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
Author and illustrator Rosemary Wells was born in 1943 in New York and grew up in Red Bank, New Jersey. She is well known for her picture books, including the "Max and Ruby" series. She lives in Connecticut.
Language of Materials
Contains a mixed-media dummy for one title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Rosemary Wells
- Children's literature -- Illustrations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Drawings (visual works) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Illustration of books -- 21st century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Illustrators -- United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Mixed media works Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Rabbits -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Weddings -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- watercolors (paintings) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Rosemary Wells Collection, circa 2014
- Caitlin Marineau
- June 2017
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library