Scope and Content
Title: Collection of Don Louis Perceval Illustrations,
Date (inclusive): 1955-1957
Collection number: 677
Perceval, Don Louis
Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
2 oversize boxes
University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Don Louis Perceval grew up in California and studied at Chouinard Art Institute, London's Royal College of Art and the Heatherley
Art School. In addition to his work as a commercial artist, he also served on the faculty of Chouinard Art Institute and the
Art Department of Pomona College. The collection consists of illustrations, books, and ephemera related to Don Louis Perceval
and his work as an artist.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department
of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. 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.
Restrictions on Access
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.
Additional Physical Form Available
A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house
consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
- Public Services Division
- UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
- Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
- Box 951575
- Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
- Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific
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Provenance/Source of Acquisition
Gift of Lawrence Clark Powell, 1958.
[Identification of item], Collection of Don Louis Perceval Illustrations (Collection 677). Department of Special Collections,
Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
Perceval was born in Woodford, Essex, England, in 1908; he grew up in California and studied at Chouinard Art Institute; attended
London's Royal College of Art and the Heatherley Art School; in addition to his work as a commercial artist, he also served
on the faculty of Chouinard Art Institute and the Art Department of Pomona College; he is noted as a painter of Hopi and Navajo
Scope and Content
Collection consists of illustrations, books, and ephemera related to Don Louis Perceval and his work as an artist. Includes
proposed murals for the main reading room of UCLA's library (1957).
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Perceval, Don Louis--Archives.