Finding aid of the Donald S. Hendricks Papers

Michael C. Oliveira
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
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Los Angeles, California 90007
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ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives. All rights reserved.

Finding aid of the Donald S. Hendricks Papers

Collection number: Coll2008-041

ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives

Los Angeles, California
Processed by:
Michael C. Oliveira
Date Completed:
June 21, 2008
Encoded by:
Michael P. Palmer
© 2008 ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives. All rights reserved.
Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.


Descriptive Summary

Title: Donald S. Hendricks papers
Dates: 2000-2003
Collection number: Coll2008-041
Creator: Hendricks, Donald S.
Repository: ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives.
Los Angeles, California 90007
Abstract: Original drawings by Donald S. Hendricks to illustrate John Rechy's The Life and Adventures of Lyle Clemens (2003), together with emails from Rechy to Hendricks, and a set of paper dolls from hendricks' Icons & Lovers series.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Access

The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

Publication Rights

Researchers wishing to publish materials must obtain permission in writing from ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives as the physical owner. Researchers must also obtain clearance from the holder(s) of any copyrights in the materials. Note that ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives can grant copyright clearance only for those materials for which we hold the copyright. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain copyright clearance for all other materials directly from the copyright holder(s).

Preferred Citation

Donald S. Hendricks papers, Coll2008-041, ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Donald S. Hendricks, November 10, 2006.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Michael C. Oliveira, June 20, 2008.
Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Biography

Donald Hendricks studied at the Art Student's League in New York and has specialized in high fashion, beauty and lingerie illustrations. His clients have included Vassarette, Olga, Max Factor, Lady Schick, and Redken. He has illustrated many books, including The International Beauty Book, International Hair Design, and Leslie Blanchard's Hair-Coloring Book. His drawings have appeared in the advertising and/or editorial pages of such magazines as Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Seventeen, Cosmopolitan, and Hairdo & Beauty. His retail accounts have included Mary McFadden, Halston, and Galanos, whose gowns he used in the Fashion Illustration classes he taught at Riverside Art Museum.
Source: Hendricks, Donald. "Legacy Designs - About the Artists." Legacy Designs Presents Paperdolls.com, 2003. http://www.paperdolls.com/pages/pdarts.htm#top  (accessed June 20, 2008).

Scope and Content of Collection

The collection consists of original drawings by Hendricks to illustrate John Rechy's The Life and Adventures of Lyle Clemens (2003), together with emails from Rechy to Hendricks, and a set of paper dolls from Hendricks' Icons & Lovers series.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Book illustrations--2000-2010
Hendricks, Donald S.
Paper doll--2000-2010
Rechy, John, 1934-


Collection Contents

Box 1 : 1-3

Series 1:  Book Illustrations 2003

Physical Description: 3 folders.

Series Scope and Content Summary

The series consists of draft and original illustrations by Hendricks for John Rechy's novel, The Life and Adventures of Lyle Clemens (2003), together with Rechy's email to Hendricks.
Box 1 : 1-2

Original illustrations January 29-April 22, 2003

Box 1 : 3

Email Correspondence January 21-April 22, 2003

Box 1 : 1-4

Paper Dolls c2000

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Series Scope and Content Summary

The series contains examples of Hendricks' paper dolls from his Icon & Lovers series.
Box 1 : 4

Alexander: Conqueror & Comrade copyright 2000

Box 1 : 4

Hadrian: The Emperor and his Slave copyright 2000

Box 1 : 4

King David: The Shepherd and the Prince copyright 2000

Box 1 : 4

Leonardo: The Artist and his Model copyright 2000

Box 1 : 4

Michelangelo: The Artist and his Model copyright 2000

Box 1 : 4

Shakespeare: The Poet and his Friend copyright 2000