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Duncan, Robert Edward, 1919-1988  Search this
Collins, Jess, 1923-2004  Search this
Jordan, Patricia M.  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 scrapbook : b&w and col. ; 22 x 17 cm.
19th century Victorian scrapbook. Loose page inserted inside front cover with engraved printed text: Presented as a token of affection. <br>On the blank lines provided there is a 19th century inscription from a Mrs. Fanny Brown, which has been mostly obliterated by the handwritten note: To Patty; R.D. & Jess, Sept. 15, 1959. <br>Book is filled with illustrated poems by Robert Duncan and mixed-media collages by Jess Collins, as well as a clipping of one of his "Tricky Cad" comic strips. <br>Also contains two full-color lithographs by Thos. Sinclair & Son, captioned "Home-made decorations" and "Window gardening", which appear to be original to the book.
Robert Edward Duncan and Jess Collins. Robert Edward Duncan and Jess Collins scrapbook for Patricia Jordan, 1959. Patricia Jordan papers, 1870, 1949-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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Patricia Jordan papers, 1870, 1949-1984
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Archives of American Art