Charles Geer illustrations for Bianca Bradbury's Circus punk
Drawings for illustrations of the children's book, Circus Punk, by Charles Geer.
- Geer, Charles (Person)
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Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Extent.08 linear feet (1 folder)
18 ink drawings with penciled measurements and notes for production, the front cover color painting, and a first edition of the children's book by Bianca Bradbury (removed for separate cataloging). Many of the drawings portray circus animals, big cats in particular.
Biographical / Historical
Charles Hand Geer (1922-2008) was an American illustrator of children's books and author of two.
Bianca Bradbury (1908-1982) was an American author of children's books, verse, short stories, and articles.
Collection is minimally processed.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
2020MH-4. Purchased with funds from the Philip Hofer Charitable Trust and the Beatrice, Benjamin and Richard Bader Fund in the Visual Arts of the Theatre, 2019 October.
A first edition of Circus punk has been removed for separate cataloging; see HOLLIS.
Processed by Melanie Wisner, 2019 November.
- Geer, Charles, illustrator. Charles Geer illustrations for Circus Punk, 1964 (MS Typ 1286): Guide
- Houghton Library, Harvard University
- 2019 November 14
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