Erica Van Horn prints
Description of the Papers
This collection consists of unique prints created by Erica Van Horn. The prints complement her one-of-a-kind books and other printed work. The prints are chiefly etchings combined with chine collé on watercolor paper, as well as monoprints that depict Saint Sebastian. Each of the prints has a title and a signature or signed initials inscribed by Van Horn.
- 1976 - 1999
- Majority of material found within 1976 - 1981
Information about Access
This collection is open for research.
Existence and Location of Copies
The entire collection is available in digital form.
Ownership & Copyright
The collection of Erica Van Horn Prints is the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Erica Van Horn on the Elizabeth Wakeman Dwight Memorial Fund, 2009.
Organized into one series: I. Prints, 1976-1999.
0.17 Linear Feet (1 oversize box and 16 broadside folders)
Language of Materials
No linguistic content; Not applicable
This collection consists of unique prints created by Erica Van Horn. The prints complement her one-of-a-kind books and other printed work. The prints are chiefly etchings combined with chine collé on watercolor paper, as well as monoprints that depict Saint Sebastian. Each of the prints has title and a signature or signed initials inscribed by Van Horn.
Erica Van Horn (born 1954)
Erica Van Horn was born in Concord, New Hampshire. The American artist, writer, and bookmaker graduated with a Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She uses the portability of the printed sheet, mostly in book form, to construct a narrative around the incidental parts of her life. The work now mostly issues through Coracle, a small publishing press based in Ireland, which she directs with Simon Cutts (born 1944), writer, artist, and editor.
The descriptions of material in this collection were chiefly repurposed from identifications provided by Erica Van Horn.
- Guide to the Erica Van Horn Prints
- by Matthew Daniel Mason
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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