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Finding Aid for the Vance Studley collection of Barry Moser prints, 1976-2006.
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Vance Studley collection of Barry Moser Prints
    Date (inclusive): 1976-2006
    Collection number: 437
    Creator: Moser, Barry
    Extent: 1 oversize box.
    Abstract: Collection consists of proof prints, wood engravings or resingrave engravings, by Barry Moser. The majority of the prints were designed for the publications Portraits, Literary Genius, Huckleberry Finn, and Men of Printing. Barry Moser (b. 1940) is an award winning artist who has illustrated over 300 books.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of 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 the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. 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.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Vance Studley, 2003 and 2008.

    Processing Note

    Processed by Kelley Wolfe Bachli in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), 2009.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Vance Studley collection of Barry Moser prints (Collection Number 437). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Biography

    Vance Studley is the printer and designer for Barry Moser's Pennyroyal Press. Barry Moser (b. 1940) is an award winning artist who has illustrated over 300 books, including Moby-Dick, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, and the Caxton Bible. He currently is faculty at the Rhode Island School of Design and Smith College.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of proof prints, wood engravings or resingrave engravings, by Barry Moser. The majority of the prints were designed for the publications Portraits, Literary Genius, Huckleberry Finn, and Men of Printing.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Illustrations are sorted by title of publication or genre:
    1. Portraits and Literary Genius
    2. self portraits
    3. Huckleberry Finn
    4. Men of Printing
    5. miscellaneous prints

    Indexing Terms

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

    Subjects

    Moser, Barry.
    Wood-engravers--United States--Archival resources.
    Illustrators--United States--Archival resources.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    Wood engravings.

    Other Index Terms Related to this Collection

    Moser, Barry.
    Studley, Vance--collector.