Preliminary art of endpapers, for Life Story

Children's Literature Virginia Lee Burton papers
Preliminary art of endpapers, for Life Story

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Item No: burt00702r
Title: Preliminary art of endpapers, for Life Story
Additional Title: Life Story
Language: English
Material: Gouache and graphite on board


Mammals, birds, amphibians, fish


Sponges, cnidara, worms, mollusks, echinoderms, arthropods

Monocots, dicots, flowering plants, ginko, cycads, conifers, club mosses, horsetails, ferns, mosses, liverworts, algae, fungi, lichen, plants, bacteria, Museum of Natural History

Rocks, igneous, metamorphic, sedimentary."

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


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

Creation Year (Single Year or Earliest Date): 1962
Image Dimensions Width: 22 cm
Call Number: BURT END
Creator Name: Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968 - Artist

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