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Guide to the Mexican Cinema Costume Design Drawings
MS-P037  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Mexican cinema costume design drawings,
    Date (inclusive): 1925-ca. 1949
    Collection number: MS-P037
    Extent: 1.1 linear feet (11 oversize folders)
    Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
    Irvine, California 92623-9557
    Abstract: This collection comprises pencil and ink design drawings, many colored using watercolors or other media, of mostly contemporary costumes for men and women from the Mexican cinema 1925-ca. 1949. Designers include Andrés Audiffred, Ramon Peinador Checa, Mario Luis, F. Marín, Jorge Gutiérrez Navarro, A.X. Peña, Edmay, Gene, L.B.F. (Blas), Mendoza, Mexa, and Toledo, as well as unidentified or unsigned costume designs.
    Language: Spanish or Castilian.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Mexican Cinema Costume Design Drawings. MS-P37. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchased, 2000.Processed by William Landis, 2001.

    Processing History

    Processed by William Landis, 2001.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    This collection comprises pencil and ink design drawings, many colored using watercolors or other media, of mostly contemporary costumes for men and women from the Mexican cinema 1925-ca. 1949. Designers include Andrés Audiffred, Ramon Peinador Checa, Mario Luis, F. Marín, Jorge Gutiérrez Navarro, A.X. Peña, Edmay, Gene, L.B.F. (Blas), Mendoza, Mexa, and Toledo, as well as unidentified or unsigned costume designs.
    The collection is arranged by designer with all unidentified or unsigned material grouped together.

    Indexing Terms

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

    Subjects

    Audiffred, Andrés--Archival resources.
    Checa, Ramon Peinador--Archival resources.
    Navarro, Jorge Gutiérrez--Archival resources.
    Costume design--Mexico--Archival resources.
    Motion pictures--Mexico--Archival resources.
    Theater--Archival resources.

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Costume design drawings.