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Collection of original artwork for bookplate designs

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Call Number: BKP 131
Overview: This is an artificial collection of original artwork for bookplates--also known as ex-libris. Multiple artists are represented.
Dates: 1852-1980, bulk 1920-1930

Collection of Drawing and Painting on Paper

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Call Number: AOB 73
Overview: This collection contains examples of drawings and paintings on paper. Many of these pieces were intended for use or used as illustrations in published works. The majority of the collection is late 19th century. There are two paintings on un-stretched canvas.
Dates: late 19th century

W. A. Dwiggins Collection

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Call Number: AOB 67
Overview: The W. A. Dwiggins Collection contains examples of graphic design by William Addison Dwiggins, who worked from the early to mid-20th century. The materials range from original drawings to both business and personal designs.
Dates: 1919-1950

Jacques Hnizdovsky collection

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Call Number: AOB 61
Overview: This small collection contains primarily examples of the bold graphic style Hnizdovsky adopted toward the end of his career in the 1970s and 1980s. Some of the prints are hand colored; many are signed editions.
Dates: 1944-1987, bulk 1970-1985

John O. C. McCrillis Designs and Art Work

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Call Number: AOB 18
Overview: The collection consists of examples of graphic designs and art works created by John McCrillis, including painting and drawing, relief printing, lettering, and typography. Examples are drawn from his work at the Yale University Press as well as his freelance work and works produced at McCrillis’s Penny-Whistle Press.
Dates: 1938-2003

Rollo Peters Costume and Set Designs

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Call Number: DRA 3
Overview: The materials in the collection document the varied theatrical and non-theatrical artistic activities of Rollo Peters from his youth until his later years.
Dates: 1912-1965

Collection of Artwork from Thailand

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Call Number: AOB 69
Overview: The collection contains tissue paper cut-outs and tracings of architectural elements from Thai Buddhist temples and wooden structures mounted on heavy colored paper; Thai mural tracings from the Ramayana Hindu epic; batik prints on paper (not identifiable as necessarily of Thai origin); and South Asian temple flags with inscriptions in Nepali or possibly Tibetan.
Dates: circa 20th century

Yale School of Drama Student Costume and Scenic Design Collection

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Call Number: DRA 7
Overview: This collection consists of costume and scenic design sketches submitted by Yale School of Drama students for the Gordon J. Micunis and Jay A. Korbin Scholarship, 1987-1993.
Dates: 1987-1993