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A collection of material from the Trianon Press, ca. 1952-1983
1685  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography/History
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: A collection of material from the Trianon Press
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1952-1983
    Collection number: 1685
    Creator: Unknown.
    Extent: 2 oversize boxes
    Abstract: The collection consists of reproductions of engravings, etchings, and other artwork published by Trianon Press, a publishing house started by Arnold Fawcus who was well known for producing high quality facsimiles.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Processing Note

    Processed by Yasmin Damshenas in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), with assistance from Megan Hahn Fraser, August 2011.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], A collection of material from the Trianon Press (Collection 1685). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4232806 

    Biography/History

    Trianon Press was founded in Paris in 1947 by Arnold Fawcus who became well known for producing high quality facsimile art prints. Under the label Trianon Press, he published a number of facsimiles including the work of William Blake. After Fawcus's death, his wife Julie Fawcus continued and completed Trianon's final two projects on Dante Alighieri and John Constable.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of reproductions of engravings, etchings, and other artwork. Among the artists represented are: William Blake, Pieter Brueghel the Elder, Charles-Germain de Saint-Aubin, Camille Pissaro, Fra Bartolommeo, Jean Bérain and Wenceslaus Hollar.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Trianon Press --Archives.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    reproductions.