Preliminary art for front endpapers of Life Story

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Preliminary art for front endpapers of Life Story

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Item No: burt00392
Title: Preliminary art for front endpapers of Life Story
Additional Title: Life Story
Language: English
Material: Gouache and pen and ink on paper
Transcription:

"Lower Paleozoic Era, Upper Paleozoic

Cambrian Period (105,000,000 years long), Ordovician Period 90,000,000 years, Silurian, Devonian Period, Mississipian

550,000,000 years ago, 500,000,000 years ago, 450,000,000 years ago, 400,000,000 years ago, 350,000,000 years ago, 300,000,000 year."


Media Type: Illustrations
Source: Children's Literature Research Collection
Provenance: Gift of Virginia Lee Burton, 1968.

Bibliography:

Virginia Lee Burton, Life Story (New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1962).



Creation Year (Single Year or Earliest Date): 1962
Image Dimensions Width: 11 cm x 25 cm
Call Number: BURT PRE 1
Creator Name: Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968 - Artist

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