A Hole is to Dig process art by Maurice Sendak, sketch of cover art

dce36e559557a09ef88c234b7938550d.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

A Hole is to Dig process art by Maurice Sendak, sketch of cover art

Description

Photographic scan of jacket of A Hole is to Dig: A First Book of Definitions, Ruth Krauss, illustrated by Maurice Sendak, New York: Harper and Brothers, 1952. Scan of process art. The left side shows a rough version of the back cover of the jacket, while the opposite side shows a similar version of the front cover. Title, subtitle and creator content are sketched in black ink. Both cover and back-cover are bordered in a thin squiggly line and painted gray, with illustrations of children playing backgrounded by swaths of cream and very pale green.

Creator

Ruth Krauss

Publisher

Hamish Hamilton

Date

1963

Contributor

Maurice Sendak

Bibliographic Citation

Krauss, Ruth. A Hole is to Dig. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak, Hamish Hamilton, 1963.

Citation

Ruth Krauss, “A Hole is to Dig process art by Maurice Sendak, sketch of cover art,” Gallery, accessed June 24, 2024, https://gallery.lib.umn.edu/items/show/5680.