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Crane (Walter) collection

The collection contains sketches, drawings, proof sheets, autograph manuscripts, and autograph letters by and to the English illustrator Walter Crane. Prominent are the original drawings for two of Crane's illustrated books, Queen Summer, or the Tourney of the Lily and the Rose (London: Cassell Co., 1891) and A Floral Fantasy in an Old English Garden (New York and London: Harper and Bros., 1899). Correspondents include Kineton Parkes and Frederic Shields. Also present is a ceramic tile bearing an image by Crane, and a watercolor landscape by Crane, titled "Swedish Twilight."
Call Numbers
GEN MSS 1418
Creation Date
June 24, 2016

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