Guide to the Tom Killion Prints Collection, 1982-1990

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California State University, Northridge
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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Tom Killion Prints Collection
Dates: 1982-1990
Identification: SC/TKP
Creator: Killion, Tom
Physical Description: 0.02 linear feet
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections
Abstract: The Tom Killion Prints Collection consists of eight woodcut prints of the United States, Europe, and Africa by the artist Tom Killion, which were among the sixty-five prints used to illustrate his fine press book, Walls: Travels on Three Continents. Also included in the collection is a brochure for the completed book.

Biographical Information:

Tom Killion is an artist from California who specializes in multi-color linoleum and woodblock prints. He is also the founder of the Quail Press, where he has published multiple handprinted fine press books.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Genre/Form of Material:

Paper records

Administrative Information

Processing Information:

Jessica Geiser, 2013

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], [date], Tom Killion Prints Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

Scope and Contents

The Tom Killion Prints Collection consists of eight woodcut prints of the United States, Europe, and Africa by the artist Tom Killion, which were among the sixty-five prints used to illustrate his fine press book, Walls: Travels on Three Continents . Also included in the collection is a brochure for the completed book.

Collection Contents

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 1

"Entrance to Samaria Gorge, Crete", 1982

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 2

"Acropolis, Mani Peninsula", 1986

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 3

"Florence", 1986

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 4

"Heart Lake from Witches' Creek", 1986

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 5

"Kristo Eglesia, Antiparos", 1986

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 6

"Eritrean Refugees, Kassala", 1988

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 7

"Ahaggar Mts, Sahara", 1989

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 8

"Forum, Rome", 1989

Flat File Cabinet 3, Folder 1, Item 9

Brochure for Walls, A Journey Across Three Continents by Tom Killion, 1990