Color dummy for Life Story, page 51

Children's Literature Virginia Lee Burton papers
Color dummy for Life Story, page 51

Item Info

Item No: burt00706
Title: Color dummy for Life Story, page 51
Additional Title: Life Story
Language: English
Material: Gouache, graphite, and pen and ink on paper with text pasted in

"From about a 100 years ago

Little animals

To about 25 years ago."

Media Type: Illustrations
Source: Children's Literature Research Collection

This page features growth of the forest instead of the landscape that appears in the finished book.

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: LIFE COL D 1
Creator Name: Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968 - Artist