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Finding Aid to the Paul Landacre Archive, ca. 1915-1983 Press coll.Archives.Landacre
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Prints Series 1.

Graphic materials 57, Folder 1

A Merry Christmas (Paul and Margaret Landacre Christmas card) 1931

General Physical Description note: 6 x 5 cm. Lehman, p. 172.
Graphic materials 58, Folder 11

October Evening 1926 or 1927

Note

36 x 25 cm, mounted on board 38 x 32 cm.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 7

Acorn and oak tree

General Physical Description note: 8.5 x 5.2 cm. With this is a sheet of preliminary sketches.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 6

All the better wishes for the New Year from Catherine & Leigh Harline (Christmas card)

General Physical Description note: 21 x 16 cm. Lehman, p. 172.
Graphic materials 58, Folder 1

Boar, Proof of wood engraving on coated paper ca. 1933

General Physical Description note: 12 x 16.5 cm. A variant of the design used on the title of The Boar and Shibboleth (1933).
Graphic materials 57, Folder 12

Butterfly (proof)

General Physical Description note: 10 x 10 cm. Signed "PL"
Graphic materials 57, Folder 3

Chart of grosbeaks coming back to feed 1957-1963

General Physical Description note: Scratchboard and pencil. 15 x 24.2 cm.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 5

Chula Vista 1925

General Physical Description note: 14.3 x 9.6 cm. Lehman, p. 161.
Graphic materials 58, Folder 5

Design, Proof of wood engraving on coated paper ca. 1932-1933

General Physical Description note: 10.1 x 15.2 cm. Lehman, p. 163.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 13

Elizabeth Watson Diamond bookplate (proof) 1939

General Physical Description note: 14 x 8.7 cm. Lehman, p. 170.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 9

Merry Christmas [from] Margaret McCreery ca. 1922-1925

General Physical Description note: Christmas card with frog pond and castle signed "PL". With original envelope.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 8

Portrait of a girl

General Physical Description note: Linoleum cut, 7.4 x 6 cm.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 14

Silhouette of a sailor with pipe

General Physical Description note: ink (or gouache) silhouette. 18 x 13.5 cm.
 

The wader.

General Physical Description note: Color woodcut, ca. 1925-1927. 28 x 15 cm. Lehman, p. 161.
Graphic materials 58, Folder 7

Tracings, some possibly for On the Origin of Species

General Physical Description note: 87 items, including a few rough sketches.
 

[Experiments in wood engraving techniques, cross-hatching, shading, etc. Original block, n.d.]

General Physical Description note: 20.6 x 14.3 cm.
Graphic materials 58, Folder 2

Map of the forest lands of the East Coast, two-color print illustration ca. 1950?

General Physical Description note: 12.5 x 18 cm.
 

Yesterday.

General Physical Description note: [Photographic enlargement of Landacre's wood engraving, inscribed by Delmer Daves, n.d.] Framed. 126 x 95 cm.
 

Adam and Eve, wood engraving for De Rerum Natura, MS.2009.003 1957

General Physical Description note: Signed and annotated "For Abe." Matted and framed to 34 x 20 cm.
Graphic materials 59, Folder 7

Proof for Flowering Earth, by Donald Peattie. ca. 1939

General Physical Description note: 1 of 4 illustrations for Peattie's Flowering Earth. Mounted to 40 x 33 cm. Purchased with funds donated by Adam Wechsler, 2009 (MS.2009.004).
Mixed Materials 56

Archive of 13 proof prints and original drawings for Donald Culross Peattie's Immortal Village ca. 1945

General Physical Description note: Prints and their associated drawings foldered together. The illustrations for Chapter 6 also include a rejected drawing in addition to the tracing paper sheet used to transfer the final drawing onto the printing block. A folder of information and photocopies that accompanied the Clark's purchase of this archive is also included. A copy of Immortal Village(signed number 305 out of an edition of 500) was purchased with this collection but is shelved separately [Press coll. Landacre copy 2].
 

Demeter MS.2007.014

General Physical Description note: Signed and numbered "4/ ." Approx. 18 x 28. Framed and matted to 43 x 53 cm.
Graphic materials 60, Folder 6

August Seventh, early proof impression, unsigned 1936

Note

Purchase, 2008 (MS.2008.028 os). Stamped with the estate bird.
Graphic materials 60, Folder 5

Rain ca. 1935

Note

Print 1/60.
 

Laguna Cove 1935

Note

All 4 prints purchased 1986 (MS.1986.007 os).
Graphic materials (7) 60, Folder 4

Laguna Cove, pencil drawing 1935

Graphic materials 60, Folder 3

Laguna Cove, Trial I 1935

Graphic materials 60, Folder 2

Laguna Cove, numbered II 17/150 1935

Graphic materials 60, Folder 1

Cove, unsigned & undated woodcut ca. 1935?

Graphic materials 57, Folder 15

Mailbox (Christmas card proof) 1949

Note

8.7 x 5 cm. Lehman, p. 172.
Graphic materials 72

Star map (aka A new mappe of the cinema heavens) ca. 1929

Note

Printed in an edition of 10 in 2009 from Paul Landacre's original block by Richard Wagener.
Graphic materials 72

Storm's wake ca. 1929

Note

Printed in an edition of 10 in 2009 from Paul Landacre's original block by Richard Wagener.
Graphic materials 73, Folder 7

Limpopo ca. 1955-1958

Note

Color woodcut.
Graphic materials 75

Proofs for prints pulled from Paul Landacre's original blocks by Richard Wagener, 2009

 

Drawings Series 2.

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Bulldogs

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Bulldogs on divan (1B)and (1C)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Bulldogs on divan (1D)

General Physical Description note: 11x15"
Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Bulldogs on chair (2B)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Chaucer - preliminaries for Christmas card, 8x10" (3C)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Chaucer, 8x10" (3D)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Bulldog sitting (4)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Bulldog sitting (5)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Sleeping bulldog, 9.5x12"

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Chaucer sleeping (two views), 8x11"

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Chaucer profile, 8x10" (11A)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Chaucer profile, 8x10" (11B)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Chaucer profile head, 8x10" (11C)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Chaucer profile head, 8x10" (11D)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Chaucer sleeping, 8x10" (12)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Chaucer sitting, 8x10" (13)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Chauser sleeping, 8x10"

Graphic materials 59, Folder 1

Face of a bulldog

 

Chaucer

 

Illustrations for Tales of Soldiers and Civilians by Ambrose Bierce

Graphic materials 58, Folder 3

2 sketches for p. 134 (no 1-2)

Graphic materials 58, Folder 3

Sketch for p. 183 (no. 3)

Graphic materials 58, Folder 3

Sketch for p. 196 (no. 4)

Graphic materials 58, Folder 3

Cover sketch (no 5)

 

Cowboys

Graphic materials 59, Folder 3

Cowboy shooting Indian off horse (15)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 3

Mounted cowboy pulling man off horse (16)

 

Birds

Graphic materials 59, Folder 4

2 birds (pencil drawing) (6)

Graphic materials 59, Folder 4

2 birds (charcoal drawing), 6x9"

 

Nudes

Graphic materials 73, Folder 6

2 Misc.

 

3 Misc.

Graphic materials 58, Folder 12

12 Misc.

Graphic materials 73, Folder 11

14 Misc. (D39)

Graphic materials 73, Folder 4

20 Misc.

Graphic materials 58, Folder 13

28 M.

Graphic materials 73, Folder 12

30 M (D43)

 

31 Misc.

Graphic materials 59, Folder 2

D37 [double-sided]

 

Charcoal Landscape Drawings

Graphic materials 58, Folder 8

Hillside shacks, Calif. (4)

Graphic materials 58, Folder 9

Big Sur (2)

Graphic materials 58, Folder 14

Rolling hills - charcoal landscape no. 1

Graphic materials 73, Folder 5

Charcoal landscape no. 2

Graphic materials 73, Folder 3

Charcoal landscape no. 3

Note

12 1/2 x 19 in.
Graphic materials 73, Folder 1

Charcoal landscape no. 4

Note

12 1/2 x 19 in.
 

Miscellaneous

General note

  1. Misc. Jacket-33
Graphic materials 59, Folder 5

"Counterpoint"

General Physical Description note: Female nudes. 39.75 x 31.5 cm., mounted to 50 x 37 cm.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 16

Abstract drawing in pencil

Note

9.5 x 12.5 cm.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 2

Sketch for jacket/title page of Flowering Earth ca. 1939

Note

With 2002 letter from Jeff Garner, discussing origins of drawing. Provenance unclear.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 4

Drawings in pencil for Small World ca. 1951

General Physical Description note: 7 items, with T.L.S. from Houghton Mifflin Company, 7 August 1963. Lehman, pp. 130-134.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 10

Geometrical design (pencil sketch)

General Physical Description note: 11 x 21.5 cm.
Graphic materials 57, Folder 11

Experimental sketch in pencil

General Physical Description note: 11.2 x 9.6 cm.
Graphic materials 73, Folder 2

D23 (Untitled charcoal and pastel drawing of trees and a bird

Note

9 x 12"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 1

Woman with raised arm (charcoal)

Note: 9 x 12"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 2

"Double Tree Trunk" (6A) (charcoal)

Note: 9 x 12"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 3

"Woman reading" (8) (pencil)

Note: 10 x 12.5"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 4

"James Hopper's Pepe title page illustration" (1) (pencil) ca 1937

Graphic materials 74, Folder 5

"Freeways" (2A)

Graphic materials 74, Folder 6

Drawing for "Wood Engraving/Wood Cut" (D25a) (pencil)

Graphic materials 73, Folder 10

"Wood Engraving/Wood Cut" (tools, 22A or D25b) (ink and white gouache)

Graphic materials 74, Folder 7

"I - Medieval Musical Instruments"

Graphic materials 74, Folder 8

"Composite II -- Later Musical Instruments (18th?)"

Graphic materials 74, Folder 9

"Allegro" or "Abstract -- Loops and Squares" (19) (charcoal)

Note: 9 x 12" "Allegro" written on inside of old mat; "Abstract Loops and Squares" written on outside of old mat in a different hand. (Item no longer matted).
Graphic materials 74, Folder 10

"Abstract -- Bird Sanctuary" (20) (charcoal)

Note: 12 x 16"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 11

Untitled [trees and road] (charcoal)

Note: 9 1/2 x 12 1/2"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 12

"Father, Mother & Son - Medieval trio - Frontispiece?" (charcoal and pencil)

Graphic materials 74, Folder 13

"34 Misc." [nude women and pyramid]

Graphic materials 74, Folder 14

"Rose in Jar" drawings (29A & 29B) (charcoal)

Note: 2 drawings. 9 x 12"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 15

Untitled landscape with ranch & mountains (D15) (charcoal)

Note: 9 x 12"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 16

Untitled view of house and trees, possibly the Landacre's house on El Moran (pencil)

Note: 7 1/2 x 10"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 17

"Under the Bridge" (18) (charcoal)

Note: 9 x 12"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 18

"Bone" drawings (D31 & 30) (charcoal)

Note: 2 drawings. 9 x 12"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 19

"Stadium -- ? where" (7) (charcoal)

Note: 9 1/2 x 12 1/2"
Graphic materials 74, Folder 20

"Driftwood" (17) (charcoal)

Graphic materials 73, Folder 9

Untitled fantasy landscape with waterfall and cave

Note: 7 1/2 x 10" in larger mat.
 

Illustrations on scratchboard Series 14.

Mixed Materials 52

Illustrations on scratchboard for Donald Culross Peattie, A Natural History of Western Trees. Ca. 1952-1953. ca. 180 items, approx. 11 x 17 cm. Ritchie, p. 28.

General note

  1. Fan Palm (Washingtonia filifera)
  2. Abies Balsamea (Pistillate flowers)
  3. Joshua Tree (Yucca brevifolia)
  4. Curl Leaf Mountain Mahogany (Cercocarpus ledifolius)
  5. Pacific Dogwood (Cornus nutallii)
  6. Chittamwood (Bumelia lanuginosa)
  7. Desert Smoketree (Dalea spinosa)
  8. Arizona Madrono (Arbutus arizonica)
  9. Catalina Ironwood (Lyonothamnus floribundus)
  10. Yellow Palo Verde (Cercidium microphyllum)
  11. Western Chinquabin (Castanopsis chrysophylla)
  12. Wax Myrtle (Myrica californica)
  13. Blue Palo Verde (Cercidium floridum)
  14. California Buckeye (Aesculus californica)
  15. California Buckeye (Aesculus californica)
  16. Retama (Parkinsonia aculeata)
  17. Desert Ironwood (Olneya tesota)
  18. Canyon Ironwood (Ostrya knowltonii)
  19. Blueberry Elder (Sambucus qlauca)
  20. Western Mulberry (Morus microphylla)
  21. Osage Orange (Maclura pomifera)
  22. Coast Madrono (Arbutus menziesii)
  23. New Mexican Locust (Robinia neo (mexicana))
  24. Desert Catalpa (Chilopsis linearis)
  25. Western Soapberry (Sapindus drummondi)
  26. Netleaf Hackberry (Celtis reticulata)
  27. Bitter Cherry (Prunus emarginata)
  28. Southwestern Choke Cherry (Drunus virens)
  29. Islay (Prunus ilicifolia)
  30. California Laurel (Umbellularia californica)
  31. Thickleaf Hackberry (Celtis occidentalis)
  32. Canyon Hackberry (Celtis douglasii)
  33. Douglas Hawthorne (Crataegus lindley)
  34. Oregon Crab Apple (Malusfusca)
  35. Pacific Rim (Prunus subcordata)
  36. California Nutmeg (Torreya californica)
  37. Alpine Larch (Larix lyalii)
  38. Douglas Fir (Pseudotsuga taxifolia)
  39. Bristlecone Pine (Pinus aristata)
  40. Pinyon Pine (Pinus edulis)
  41. Silver Fir (Abies amabilis)
  42. Engelmann Spruce (Picea engelmanni)
  43. White Bark Pine (Pinus albicaulis)
  44. Chihuahua Pine (Pinus leiophylla)
  45. Mexican Pinyon Pine (Pinus cembroides)
  46. Redwood (Sequoia sempervirens)
Mixed Materials 53

Illustrations on scratchboard for Donald Culross Peattie, A Natural History of Western Trees. Ca. 1952-1953. ca. 180 items, approx. 11 x 17 cm. Ritchie, p. 28.

General note

  1. Big Tree (Sequoia gigantea)
  2. Jeffrey Pine (Pinus jeffrevi)
  3. Pinderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa)
  4. White Fir (Abies concolor)
  5. Western Larch (Larix occidentalis)
  6. Monterey Pine (Pinus radiata)
  7. Bishop Pine (Pinus muricata)
  8. Knobcone Pine (Pinus attenuata)
  9. Coulter Pine (Pinus coulteri)
  10. Torrey Pine (Pinus torreyana)
  11. Mountain Hemlock (Tsuga mertensiana)
  12. Western Yew (Taxus brevifolia)
  13. Noble Fir (Abies procera)
  14. Alpine Fir (Abies lasicorpa)
  15. Weeping Spruce (Picea breweriana)
  16. Lowland Fir (Abies grandis)
  17. Western Hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla)
  18. Foxtail Pine (Pinus balfouriana)
  19. Digger Pine (Pinus sabiniana)
  20. Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis)
  21. Limber Pine (Pinus flexilis)
  22. Sugar Pine (Pinus lambertiana)
  23. California Red Fir (Abies magnifica)
  24. Western White Pine (Pinus monticola)
  25. Santa Lucia Fir (Abies venusta)
  26. Colorado Blue Spruce (Picea pungens)
  27. Lodgepole Pine (Pinus contorta)
  28. One Leaved Pine Nut (Pinus monophylla)
  29. Big Cone Douglas Fir (Pseudotsuga macorcarpa)
  30. Rocky Mountain Juniper (Juniperus scopulorum)
  31. Cherrystone Juniper (Juniperus monosperma)
  32. Paiute Cypress (Cupressus nevadensis)
  33. Sargeant Cypress (Cupressus sargentii)
  34. Mexican Juniper (Juniperus mexicana)
  35. Port Oxford Cedar (Chamacyparis lawsonia)
  36. Incense Cedar (Libocedrus decurrens)
  37. Sierra Junpier (Juniperus occidentalis)
  38. Utah Juniper (Juniperus utahensis)
  39. Mendocino Cypress (Cupressus pygmaea)
  40. Arizona Cypress (Cupressus arizonica)
  41. Smooth Arizona Cypress (Cupressus Glabra)
  42. Monterey Cypress (Cupressus macrocarpa)
Mixed Materials 54

Illustrations on scratchboard for Donald Culross Peattie, A Natural History of Western Trees. Ca. 1952-1953. ca. 180 items, approx. 11 x 17 cm. Ritchie, p. 28.

General note

  1. Monterey Cypress (Cupressus macrocarpa)
  2. Coast Live Oak (Quercus agrifolia)
  3. Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis)
  4. Western Yellow Pine (Pinus ponderosa)
  5. Coast Redwood (Sequoia sempervirens)
  6. Sugar Pine (Pinus lambertiana)
  7. Engelmann Spruce (Picea engelmanni)
  8. Smoke Tree (Dalea spinosa)
  9. Elephant Tree (Bursera microphylla)
  10. Canoe Cedar (Thuja plicata)
  11. (True) Mesquite (Prosopis juliflora)
  12. Alligator Juniper (Juniperus pachyphoea)
  13. Desert Ironwood (Olnyea tesota)
  14. Manzanita
  15. Foxtail Pine (Pinus balfouriana)
  16. Joshua Tree (Yucca brevofolia)
  17. Giant Sequoia (Sequoia gigantea)
Mixed Materials 55

Illustrations on scratchboard for Donald Culross Peattie, A Natural History of Western Trees. Ca. 1952-1953. ca. 180 items, approx. 11 x 17 cm. Ritchie, p. 28.

General note

  1. Black Cottonwood (Populus trichocarpa)
  2. Plains Cottonwood (Populus sargentii)
  3. Fremont Cottonwood (Populus fremontii)
  4. Rio Grande Cottonwood (Populus Wislizenii)
  5. Narrowleaf Cottonwood (Populus angustifolia)
  6. California Sycamore (Platanus racemosa)
  7. True Mesquite (Prosopis juliflora)
  8. Velvet Mesquite (Prosopis juliflora var. velutina)
  9. Tornillo (Prosopis pubescens)
  10. Cascara Buckthorn (Rhamnus purshiana)
  11. Redheart (Ceanothus spinosus)
  12. Blue Blossom (Ceanothus thursiflorus)
  13. Valley Willow (Salix gooddingii)
  14. Yellow Willow (Salix lasiandra)
  15. Fire Willow (Salix scouleriana)
  16. Silverleaf Willow (Salix sessilifolia)
  17. Arroyo Willow (Salix stitchensis)
  18. Bigtooth Maple (Acer grandidentatum)
  19. Dwarf Maple (Acer glabrum)
  20. California Box Elder (Acer negundo var. californica)
  21. Oregon Maple (Acer macrophyllum)
  22. Box Elder (Acer negundo var. interius)
  23. Arizona Walnut (Juglans major)
  24. Texas Black Walnut (Juglans rupestris)
  25. Southern California Walnut (Juglans californica)
  26. Northern California Walnut (Juglans hindsii)
  27. Tan Bark Oak (Lithocarpus densiflora)
  28. Mesa Live Oak (Quercus engelmannii)
  29. Mexican Blue Oak (Quercus oblongifolia)
  30. Coast Live Oak (Quercus agrifolia)
  31. Silverleaf Oak (Quercus hypoleucoides)
  32. Interior Live Oak (Quercus wislizenii)
  33. Blue Oak (Quercus douglasii)
  34. California Black Oak (Quercus kelloggii)
  35. Valley Oak (Quercus lobata)
  36. Oregon Oak (Quercus garryana)
  37. Rocky Mountain White Oak (Quercus gambelii)
  38. Arizona White Oak (Quercus arizonica)
  39. Grey Oak (Quercus grisea)
  40. Toumey Oak (Quercus toumeyi)
  41. Alligator Juniper (Juniperus pachypholoea)
  42. Emory Live Oak (Quercus emoryi)
  43. Alaska Yellow Cedar (Chamaecyparis nootkatensis)
  44. Canoe Cedar (Thuja plicata)
  45. Canyon Live Oak (Quercus chrysolepsis)
 

Correspondence Series 3.

Mixed Materials 1, Folder 1

A: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Includes correspondence with: The Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists, Department of Agriculture, William H Archer, Abbot Laboratories, and various art institutions and publications(includes copies of Landacre replies) 78 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 2

American Artist 1938-1945

General Physical Description note: (includes copies of Landacre replies) 22 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 3

American Artists Group 1946-1954

Scope and Contents note

Includes correspondence regarding many of Landacre's works including "Mailbox" and "Sultry Day", inoices are also included (includes copies of Landacre replies) 28 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 4

Armitage, Merle 1943-1946

Scope and Content note

Included are 4 letters from Armitage, copies of Landacre replies, and the Benign Manifesto pamphlet by Armitage (12 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 5

Arms, John Taylor 1938-1944

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence with John Taylor Arms of the American National Committee of Engraving. Includes 18 TLS from Arms; with copies of Landacre replies. 34 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 6

Artists for Victory 1942-1943

Scope and Contents note

Icludes exhibition pamphlets and copies of Landacre replies. 21 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 7

Associated American Artists Galleries 1946-1949

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence with the Associated American Artists Gallery; also includes copies of Landacre replies, one which includes an autobiography. A check stub and envelopes are also included. 24 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 8

B: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Includes 2 ALSs from Wilder Bentley; postcards, business cards, Valentine-Bell Studios pamphlet, copies of replies by Landacre. 64 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 9

Blanding, Mildred

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence concerning the estate of Paul Landacre, includes letters between Mildred Blanding, Joseph Landacre, and UCLA Special Collections; a biography by Jake Zeitlin; as well as typed inventories of artwork and books illustrated by Landacre. 108 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 10

Boston Public Library 1950-1957

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence includes letters regarding international exhibitions, includes copies of Landacre replies. 26 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 11

Boursir, Sally 1983

Scope and Contents note

An inventory of materials compiled when working on her Masters thesis and the Los Angeles County Museum show. 1983. 25 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 12

C: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Includes Landacre Christmas Greetings, cleveland museum of art, California Society of Etchers, also includes copies of Landacre replies. 89 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 13

California State Fair 1949-1953

Scope and Contents note

Includes prize ribbons and exhibition guides; copies of Landacre replies. 24 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 14

Carnegie Institute 1944-1946

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence includes copies of Landacre replies. 10 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 15

Civil Liberties Committee Report 1948-1949

Scope and Contents note

Includes Report of Civil Liberties Programs written by Mrs. Paul Landacre which include handwritten corrections and the final printed program. 5 items
Mixed Materials 1, Folder 16

E. B. Crocker Art Gallery 1946-1947

General Physical Description note: Includes copies of Landacre replies, list of wood engravings exhibited, and publicity materials proof. 15 items
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 1

D: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Correspondents include Herbert Deines; Also included is Declaration of the Independence of the Imagination and the Rights of Man to His Own Madness by Dali, copies of Landacre replies. 71 items
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 2

Darwin, Charles. Origin of the Species

General Physical Description note: Contains various lists of 33 illustrations by Landacre, and a check.
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 3

Daves, Delmer 1933-1934

Scope and Contents note

Includes letters from the Daves family to the Landacres.
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 4

The Dolphin (George Macy) 1940-1941

General Physical Description note: Includes copies of Landacre replies; 1 printed brochure. 12 items
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 5

E: miscellaneous 1937-1953

General Physical Description note: Includes letters from Society of American Etchers; American National Committee on Engraving, signed by John Taylor Arms; copies of Landacre replies. 65 items
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 6

F: miscellaneous 1937-1958

General Physical Description note: Consists of letters from Faulkner Art Gallery, Marianne Flemings, Fortune Magazine, and a postcard. Includes copies of Landacre replies. 43 items
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 7

G: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Includes an interesting letter from Garbo to Susie, letters from Gordon L. Grant; includes Landacre replies.
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 8

Guggenheim Foundation 1937

General Physical Description note: (application for fellowship & rejection letter) 39 items
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 9

Gump's 1937-1955

General Physical Description note: (with copies of Landacre replies) 20 items
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 10

H: miscellaneous

General Physical Description note: Includes letters from Carl Haverlin, Katherine Fitz Hartough, Howard University, Dalzell Hatfield Galleries; copies of Landacre replies; a baby book; issue of Manzanar Free Press; includes letters to Margaret about racial prejudices. 94 items
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 11

Hastings House, Publishers 1946

General Physical Description note: (includes copies of Landacre replies) 10 items
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 12-13

Houghton Mifflin Company 1941-1950

General Physical Description note: Correspondence concerning Landacre's illustrations of D. C. Peattie's Natural History of Trees; includes letters from Peattie, Landacre copies and various editors, etc. at Houghton Mifflin; also includes lists of prints, discussion of paper, layout, notebook, lists of illustrations, etc. 270 items
Mixed Materials 2, Folder 14

Houghton Mifflin Company Bulk, 1951-1958 1951-1963

General Physical Description note: An extension of the previous folders. Includes copies of Landacre replies. 61 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 1

I: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Includes mainly letters and pamphlets fromt he International Institute of Arts and Letters.
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 2

J: miscellaneous

General Physical Description note: Includes copies of Landacre replies. 13 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 3

Johnson Company 1953-1962

General Physical Description note: Letters to the engravers & artists wood company; includes copies of Landacre replies and advertisements. 19 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 4

K: miscellaneous

General Physical Description note: Includes letters from Arthur Millier of Rockwell Kent, Aline Kistler, a photograph possibly of Alice Krisavia, Paul's model, and letters to Margaret from Loretta T. King; includes copies of Landacre replies. 64 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 5

Kennedy Galleries, Inc. 1944-1957

Scope and Contentsnote

A detailed accounting of the Landacre prints sold at the Galleries; with lists of prints and copies of Landacre replies. 79 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 6

L: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Correspondents include Laguna Beach Art Association, Los Angeles County Fair, Los Angeles County Museum; Los Angeles Times, includes copies of Landacre replies and prize ribbons. 46 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 7

Landacre, Anita Bulk, 1918-1919 1918-1919; 1962

Scope and Contents note

Landacre's cousin, correspondence to Paul). 17 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 8

Landacre, Elizabeth

Scope and Contents note

Landacre's aunt, Christmas card to Margaret and Paul. 1 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 9

Landacre, Margaret (correspondence) 1917-1960

Arrangement note

Correspondence is arranged chronologically.

Scope and Contents note

Misc. correspondence to and from Margaret Landacre, newspaper clippings, etc.; includes two letters to Paul Landacre written before their marriage & selection of blank postcards from Paul to Margaret. Also included is a lock of Margaret's hair, invitations, decals, and other ephemera. 66 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 10

Landacre, Margaret (documents)

General Physical Description note: Incldues social security card, medical documents; includes hospital documents, death certificate, letter from her physician Dr. Frick. 6 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 11

Landacre, Paul

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence to his father. 14 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 12

Landacre, Paul

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence regarding print exhibitions. 10 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 13

Landacre, Paul

Scope and Contents note

Carbon copies of letters from Paul Landacre to various correspondents; one letter to Paul from "Aunt Frances". . 20 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 14

Landacre, Paul 1948-1950

Scope and Contentsnote

Correspondence with Houghton Mifflin. 98 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 15

Landacre, Paul 1951

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence with Houghton Mifflin. 23 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 16

Landacre, Paul 1952-1953

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence with Houghton Mifflin. 16 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 17

Landacre, Paul 1954-1963

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence with Houghton Mifflin. 10 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 18

Landacre, Paul 1963

Scope and Contents note

Misc. material related to the deaths of Paul & Margaret: includes tribute by Ward Ritchie of Paul, program of memorial service; letter by Paul re: Margaret. 17 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 19

Landacre, Paul 1963

Scope and Contents note

Letters of condolence re: Margaret's death. 27 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 20

Landacre Association 1933

Scope and Contents note

Includes list of members, what prints were sold, and correspondence. 13 items
Mixed Materials 3, Folder 21

Landacre, Paul, Christmas Card

Scope and Contents note

Christmas card from Paul and Margaret to Jake Zeitlin and Josephine Ver Brugge. On a card from American Artists Group, featuring Paul's work.
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 1

Library of Congress 1938-1965

Scope and Contents note

Includes Landacre Replies. 19 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 2

Lindquist, Karen Smith 1959-1962

General Physical Description note: Correspondence and abstract of thesis. 19 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 3

Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce 1933

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence between Margaret Landacre and the City Clerk, Planning Commission re: land preservation. 1933. 17 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 4

M: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note note

Correspondents include Metropolitan Museum of Art, Mandel re: Abbot Laboratories; includes copies of Landacre replies. 61 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 5-6

Macy, George (The Limited Editions Club) 1942-1962

Scope and Contents note

Includes copies of Landacre replies; contracts; checks; proposals for illustrations for various books, etc. 150 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 7

Mayer, Guy 1941-1947

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence wtih Guy Mayer, printseller. Includes copies of Landacre replies; sales of prints. 25 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 8

M.H. De Young Museum 1932-1933

Scope and Contents note

Includes copies of Landacre replies. 22 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 9

Morrell, John & Co. 1948

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence concerning cover designs for company magazine; includes copies of Landacre replies. 10 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 10

Myers, Vera 1940-1941

General Physical Description note: (letters to Margaret and Paul, includes newspaper clippings & pencil drawing) 10 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 11

Mc.: miscellaneous

Mixed Materials 4, Folder 12

N: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Correspondents include New York Public Library, New York World's Fair, National Art Week; Thomas Nickerson; includes copies of Landacre replies. 36 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 13

National Academy of Design 1936-1963

General Physical Description note: Correspondents include John Taylor Arms, Aline Kistler; also includes printed ephemera; copies of Landacre replies. 98 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 14

Northwest Printmakers 1937-1944

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence refers to Landacre's Seattle Art Museum Show
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 15

O: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Includes letters to Margaret about racial prejudices; Correspondence with Occidental, Ohio State, and the Office of War. copies of Landacre replies. 73 items
Mixed Materials 4, Folder 16

Otis Art Institute 1949-1962

Scope and Contents note

Primarily includes materials for Landacre's' teaching at the Institute. 71 items
Mixed Materials 5, Folder 1

P: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Correspondents include Roi Partridge of Mills College, Lawrence Clark Powell, William Edwin Rudge; Philadelphia Art Museum, Pomona College, Palos Verdes Community Arts Association; Elmer Adler of Pynson Printers, the Pacific Spectator, Prints Magazine, Ward Ritchie of the Primavera Press, Fillmore and Kay Phipps; includes copies of replies by Landacre. 180 items Materials include: letters, clippings, illustrations and postcards
Mixed Materials 5, Folder 2

Peattie, Donald Culross 1931-1941

General Physical Description note: Concerns illustrations for Peattie's books with Houghton-Mifflin, also from Earle Balch of GP Putnam; includes copies of Landacre replies) 94 items
Mixed Materials 5, Folder 3

Princeton Print Club 1946-1947

Scope and Contents note

Includes ephemera and copies of Landacre replies. 17 items
Mixed Materials 5, Folder 4

Print Club of Philadelphia 1932-1955

Scope and Contents note

Includes ephemera, copies of Landacre replies. 72 items
Mixed Materials 5, Folder 5

Q: miscellaneous

Mixed Materials 5, Folder 6

R: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Correspondents include Ward Ritchie (as well as samples from the Anderson & Ritchie Press), Committee to Aid Russian Artists, Ronald Baughman from the Huntington re: Rounce & Coffin matters; Bennett Cerf for Random House; letter of condolence to Elenore Roosevelt and of support to FDR; RKO, postcards. Also includes copies of Landacre replies. 44 items
Mixed Materials 5, Folder 7

Richards, Richard 1961

Scope and Contents note

Margaret Landacre writes this politician about conservation. 14 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 1

S: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Correspondents include Art Center in La Jolla, San Diego Art Gallery, San Francisco Museum, San Jose State College, Brett Spencer, and Roy Sowers. Includes copies of Landacre replies. 117 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 2

San Diego, City of, 1945-1947

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence referring to Landacre sales. Includes Landacre replies. 21 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 3

San Diego Fine Arts Festival, Inc. 1961-1962

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence regarding Landacre's exhibition. Inlcudes Landacre replies. 14 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 4

Scripps College 1945-1952

Scope and Contents note

Correspondents include Millard Sheets among others, mostly regarding sales. Includes copies of Landacre replies. 30 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 5

Serisawa, Sueo & Mary 1942-1946

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence between the Serisawas and the Landacres. Includes brochure on the paintings of Sueo Serisawa on exhibition at Hatfield Galleries. 92 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 6

Smithsonian Institution 1946-1955

Scope and Contents note

Includes 3 copies of announcement for an exhibition by Landacre in 1947. 16 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 7

Society of American Graphic Artists 1952-1956

Scope and Contents note

Formerly the Society of American Etchers, Gravers, Lithographers, and Woodcutters: contains mostly mimeographed correspondence to members, with some copies of Landacre replies. 20 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 8

Society of American Wood Engravers 1947-1950

Scope and Contents note

Includes memorandum for organizing such group. founding of group, and list of participants in first exhibition held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art; with copies of Landacre replies. 13 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 9

T: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence from Mrs. Neil B Taylor, Carl Thurston and others. Includes copies of Landacre replies. 34 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 10

U: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Correspondents: University of Southern California, Union Station Celebration Committee; includes copies of Landacre replies. 9 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 11

Unidentified correspondence

Scope and Contents note

Various dates; includes drawings and notes made by Paul Landacre(?). 45 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 12

V: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Includes an invitation to La Biennale di Venezi and copies of Landacre letters. 8 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 13

W: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Correspondents include Western Family Magazine (Merle Armitage, Art Director); Whittier Art Association; Who's Who in California; Clippings of Obituary for Dr. Frank Warnerwith copies of Landacre replies. 44 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 14

Weinstock, Matt

Scope and Contents note

Los Angeles Times columnist: a series of newspaper clippings (many undated) sometimes mentioning the Landacre's, often concerned with subjects of a political nature; also several "letters to the editor" from Paul & Margaret Landacre. 14 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 15

Who's Who in America 1949-1956

Scope and Contents note

Includes proofs & pages of various entries for Landacre. 8 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 16

Wood 1954-1955

Scope and Contents note

Contains copies of letters by Landacre to various wood-producing companies, including letters to and from Lynd Ward, a fellow wood engraver, about wood supply and other matters. 13 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 17

Woodcut Society 1954

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence with Irwin Haas, president of the Society; includes copies of Landacre replies. 10 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 18

Xylon 1955

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence with Xylon [International Society of Wood Engravers]. with copy of Landacre reply. 4 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 19

Y: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence from Union High School in Yuma, Arizona and Mrs. Edward Yeomans. With copy of Landacre reply. 3 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 20

Z: miscellaneous

Scope and Contents note

Including correspondence with Jake Zeitlin Books and newsletters from the Zone 26 Co-op. 7 items
Mixed Materials 6, Folder 21

Zigrosser, Carl 1937-1949

Scope and Contents note

16 ALSs & TLSs from Zigrosser, with copies of Landacre replies. 32 items
 

Original wood and linoleum blocks

 

Linoleum blocks Series 12.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: Jim McCreery his book. Bookplate, n.d.] 14.4 x 9.2 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: archway and scaffolding. Unsigned, n.d.] 24 x 20.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: construction site. Unsigned, n.d.] 23.5 x 20 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: country road. Unsigned, n.d.] 34 x 21.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: landscape with hills. Unsigned, n.d.] 24 x 32 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: man with pipe. Signed PL, ca. 1929.] 18 x 10.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: portrait of a man. Signed PL, ca. 1929.] 16 x 11.6 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: portrait of a young man. Unsigned, n.d.] 15.6 x 11.6 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: shrubbery and trees. Unsigned, n.d.] 12 x 11.6 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: steam shovel. Signed PL, n.d.] 23 x 19.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: table with lamp and books. Unsigned, n.d.] 29 x 22.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: valley landscape viewed through trees. Unsigned, n.d.] 34 x 22.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum block: woodland scene. Unsigned, n.d.] 26 x 21 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum blocks: abstract designs. Unsigned, n.d.] Two blocks, 15 x 9.6 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum blocks: courtyard with wicker chair and urn. One block signed "PL", n.d.] Two blocks, approx. 32.5 x 22.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum blocks: bills in distance. Unsigned, n.d.] Five blocks, approx. 23 x 27.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum blocks: portrait of woman. Unsigned, n.d.] Two blocks, 15.8 x 11.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum blocks: seated nude. Unsigned, n.d.] Three blocks, 25 x 17.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum blocks: study of Margaret? Portrait of a woman facing right. Unsigned, 1925?] Two blocks, 26 x 17 cm. Lehman, p. 161.

Mixed Materials 41 & 42

[Linoleum blocks: woodland scene, printed in colors (?). Unsigned, n.d.] Six blocks, 27 x 21 cm.

Graphic materials 64-67

Untitled landscapes

Note

4 lino blocks mounted on wood; all approx. 29 x 24 cm.
 

Wood blocks Series 11.

Mixed Materials 20

Abstract composition, star and frame. [N.d.] 4.2 x 4 cm. Initialed "PL".

Mixed Materials 20

[Acorn and oak leaf. N.d.] 10.1 x 5 cm.

Mixed Materials 20

[Acorn and oak tree. N.d.] 8.2 x 5.2 cm.

Mixed Materials 20

Alcestis. [1934.] 17 x 10.5 cm. Lehman, p. 163.

Mixed Materials 20

American eagle. Possibly from a Merle Armitage book. 8.9 x 11.5 cm. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.

Graphic materials 61

August seventh ca. 1936

Note

30.6 x 20.3 cm. Lehman, p. 165.
Mixed Materials 20

Black headed grosbeak. [1939.] 22 x 22 cm. Lehman, p. 166.

Mixed Materials 20

Black stallion. [1940.] 15.4 x 18 cm. Lehman, p. 166.

Mixed materials 70

[Book Treasures] 1925

Note

9 x 12.7 cm. Engraved for a 1935 moving announcement for Jake Zeitlin Books.
Purchase, 2004 (MS.2004.008).
Mixed Materials 20

[Bradley (John Hodgdon Bradley?). N.d.] 9.2 x 7.4 cm. Block stamped "California Monthly".

Mixed Materials 20

Brahms. [1935.] 17.2 x 11.8 cm. Lehman, p. 164.

Mixed Materials 21

Breaking ground. [N.d.] 26.2 x 19.3 cm. Lehman, p. 168.

Mixed Materials 21

Building and palm trees. [N.d.] 12.3 x 16.7 cm. Block stamped "California Monthly".

Mixed Materials 21

[Butterfly. N.d.] 8.5 x 10 cm.

Mixed Materials 21

California scenes? Diploma, mission, and stagecoach. [N.d.] 3 items, 4.7 x 7.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 21

[Capitol building. N.d.] 7.6 x 7.6 cm.

Mixed Materials 21

Celebration. [1935.] 24.9 x 14.3 cm. Lehman, p. 165.

Mixed Materials 21

Cesar Franck. [1936.] 17.3 x 11.8 cm. Lehman, p. 165.

Mixed Materials 21

[Chaucer. N.d.] 7.4 x 5.6 cm.

Mixed Materials 22

Chemists in laboratory. [1958.] 18 x 22.5 cm. Lehman, p. 167.

Graphic materials 62

Christ and the apostles

Note

19.3 x 13 cm. Wormed and battered.
Graphic materials 70

Christmas tree with cello and musical notes

Note

6.7 x 10 cm. Wood engraving housed in box with a proof of the engraving pasted on the lid. Inventory number and price from Dawson's Bookshop on lid. Purchase, 2011 (MS.2011.015).
Mixed Materials 22

Chula Vista. [Linoleum block with a print signed "P H Landacre" and dated 1925.] 14.3 x 9.6 cm. Lehman, p. 161. Landacre's first experiment with printmaking?

Mixed Materials 62

The Club: A List of the Members 1940

Note

Illustration for front cover. 6.8 x 4.2 cm. Lehman, p. 184. Printed in Ritchie, Paul Landacre, 1982, p. 34. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Mixed Materials 22

Coachella Valley. [Ca. 1935-1936]. 15.2 x 30.8 cm. Lehman, p. 165.

Mixed Materials 22

Colophon design for Edward Doro, The Boar and Shibboleth. [Ca. 1933.] 5.6 x 6.3 cm. Lehman, p. 175.

Mixed Materials 22

Conflict. [Jan. 1934.] 21.7 x 15.4 cm. Lehman, p. 163. Split in center.

Mixed Materials 22

Counterpoint. [1939.] 30.4 x 21.2 cm. Lehman, p. 166.

Graphic materials 61

Cove ca 1935

Note

24.2 x 30.4 cm. Cf. "Laguna cove", Lehman, p. 164.
Mixed Materials 22

Dark mountain. [1934.] 19 x 26 cm. Lehman, p. 163.

Mixed Materials 23

Death of a forest. [1938.] 21 x 28.2 cm. Lehman, p. 165. Block slightly split near left side.

Mixed Materials 23

Demeter. [1954.] 16.7 x 25.5 cm. Landacre, p. 167. Slightly split on left side.

Mixed Materials 23

Desert storm. [1932.] 15.2 x 20.4 cm. Lehman, p. 162. Block split in three places.

Mixed Materials 23

Design. [Ca. 1932-1933.] 10.1 x 15.2 cm. Lehman, p. 163.

Mixed Materials 23

Disheveled angels illustration for New Year's card of Paul and Margaret Landacre. [Ca. 1951.] 7 x 4.7 cm. Lehman, p. 172.

Mixed Materials 23

Ear of corn. [1955.] 20.5 x 5.6 cm. Lehman, p. 167.

Mixed Materials 62

La Encina 1938

Note

6 (of 8) abstract illustrations. Some re-used in Quince, Etc., 1976. Each 1.4 x 3.7 cm. Lehman, p. 175. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Mixed Materials 23

Ethel Ingalls. [Original block for wood-engraved Christmas card, ca. 1933.] 9 x 6.5 cm. Lehman, p. 172.

Mixed Materials 23

Evening, Carmel. [1930.] 7.5 x 9.3 cm. Lehman, p. 162.

Mixed Materials 23

Ex libris Helen Pell. [Bookplate, 1929.] 8.2 x 5.5 cm. Lehman, p. 169.

Mixed Materials 23

Ex libris Mary McAlister. [Bookplate, 1930.] 10 x 7 cm. Lehman, p. 169.

Mixed Materials 62

Ex libris Mell Efird 1934

Note

Bookplate. 11.6 x 6.4 cm. Lehman, p. 169. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Mixed Materials 24

[Experiments in wood engraving techniques, crosshatching, shading etc. N.d.] 20.6 x 14.3 cm.

Mixed Materials 24

Faculty glade. [Ca. 1929-1930.] 17.8 x 14 cm. Lehman, p. 161. Block stamped "California Monthly".

Mixed Materials 24

Farewell Thou Busy World, 1935. Title vignette and illustrations 7 items, various sizes. Ritchie, p. 12.

Mixed Materials 24

Fern forest, illustration for Flowering Earth, p. 111. [Ca. 1939.] 16.7 x 9.3 cm. Lehman, p. 176.

Mixed Materials 24

Fig leaves, illustration for Flowering Earth, p. 191. [Original block for wood engraving, ca. 1939.] 16.5 x 9.2 cm. Lehman, p. 176.

Mixed Materials 62

Fireplace, two trees, chimney (Christmas card)

Note

8.3 x 14.7 cm. Lehman, p. 172.
Mixed Materials 24

Floral motif, semi-abstract design. [N.d.] 5.1 x 9.3 cm. Split in two pieces. With process block.

Graphic materials 62

Footholds in Chaos 1939

Note

Title-page illustration. 5.9 x 9.6 cm. Lehman, p. 176. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Mixed Materials 24

Forest-girl. [1933.] 21.8 x 15.5 cm. Lehman, p. 163. Severely split in two places.

Mixed Materials 24

Founder's rock. [Ca. 1929-1930. 17.7 x 12.7 cm. Block stamped "California Monthly". Lehman, p. 161.

Mixed Materials 24

Frog. [N.d.] 5.2 x 7.2 cm.

Mixed Materials 24

A Gil Blas in California, 1933. 18 woodblocks, complete except for title page and headpieces to chapters 1, 14, and 17. Block for frontispiece map filled in with chalk. Ritchie, p. 6; Lehman, p. 175. All but two of these are the gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.

Mixed Materials 24

Grayback, San Bernardino mountains. [Electrotype block, n.d.] 7 x 4.8 cm. Block stamped "Arts-arct".

Mixed Materials 25

Harp. [N.d.] 10 x 3.1 cm.

Mixed Materials 25

[Hawk Tower, Tor House. Ca. 1931-1932] . 14.6 x 10.9 cm. Lehman, p. 162. Printed in The Colophon, X (1932). Ritchie, Some Books, pp. 3-4.

Mixed Materials 25

Hills and the sea, Malibu coast. [Ca. 1930-1931.] 15.2 x 20.4 cm. Lehman, p. 162. Printed in California Hills (1931).

Mixed Materials 25

Hillside shack. [1928.] 11 x 11 cm. Lehman, p. 161.

Mixed Materials 25

[House. N.d.] 7 x 9.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 68

How Santa Claus Came to Simpson's Bar 1941

Note

Three woodblocks (lacking that to p. 12). One later used for the broadside "This Body I Wear is Much too Fragile for the Life I Lead". Lehman, p. 176, 187. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Mixed Materials 68

How to Cook a Turkey 1940

Note

Illustration. 11.7 x 10.6 cm. Lehman, p. 184. Ritchie, Paul Landacre, 1982, p. 22. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Mixed Materials 25

Hummingbird. Illustration for Flowering Earth, p. 191. [Ca. 1939.] 16.6 x 9.1 cm. Lehman, p. 176.

Mixed Materials 25

Illustrations for Edward Doro, The Boar and Shibboleth. [1933.] 3 items, various sizes. Ritchie, p. 4.

Mixed Materials 25

Illustrations for Joseph Wood Krutch, The Great Chain of Life. [1957.] Twelve vignettes cut on three blocks. Ritchie, p. 30.

Mixed Materials 25

Illustrations for Susanna Bryant Dakin, The Christ Child. [1938.] 3 items, various sizes. Ritchie, p. 15.

Mixed Materials 26

In the shadow of the campanile [Ca. 1929-1930.] 11.6 x 16.5 cm. Lehman, p. 161.

Mixed Materials 26

Indio mountains. [Ca. 1930-1931.] 14 x 20.4 cm. Lehman, p. 162. Printed in California Hills (1931). Block slightly split on right side.

Mixed Materials 26

Johann Sebastian Bach. [1935.] 17.3 x 12 cm. Lehman, p. 164. Block slightly split in two places across the middle.

Mixed Materials 26

John Harvard. [N.d.] 17.7 x 14 cm. Block split in left side. Printed in California Monthly?

Mixed Materials 26

[Jug. N.d.] 8.1 x 5 cm.

Mixed Materials 26

[Jungle. N.d.] 5.1 x 15.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 26

Jungle foliage and flock of semi-abstract birds. New Year's card for Catherine and Leigh Harline. [N.d.] 5.3 x 15.4 cm. With electrotype. Lehman, p. 172.

Mixed Materials 26

Jungle madness. [1933.] 21.8 x 15.4 cm. Lehman, p. 163. With Landacre's underlay.

Mixed Materials 26

Jungle scene, light streaming through leaves. [N.d.] 4.7 x 8 cm.

Mixed Materials 27

Laguna Cove. [1935.] 13.2 x 18 cm. Lehman, p. 164.

Mixed Materials 27

Laughing figure, illustration for Harold L. Ickes, When Are You Going to Laugh, America?. [Ca. 1940.] 13.3 x 13 cm. Block severely split down middle. Lehman, p. 184.

Mixed Materials 27

[Library. N.d.] 7.6 x 7.6 cm.

Mixed Materials 27

Library, U.C.L.A. [Ca. 1930-1931.] 11.5 x 16.6 cm. Lehman, p. 162.

Graphic materials 63

Limpopo ca. 1955-1958

Note

Two blocks.
Mixed Materials 27

Lot clearing, Los Angeles. [1935.] 30.4 x 15.2 cm. Lehman, p. 164.

Mixed Materials 27

Ludwig van Beethoven. [1935.] 17.5 x 11.7 cm. Lehman, p. 164. Block slightly split on left side.

Mixed Materials 27

Madonna and child. [Christmas card, n.d.] . 8 x 6.3 cm. Lehman, p. 173.

Mixed Materials 27

Mailbox with potted plant. [Christmas card, 1949.] 9 x 5 cm. Lehman, p. 172.

Mixed Materials 27

Man falling off cliff. [Ca. 1933?] 21.7 x 15.4 cm. Similar in style & size to the wood engravings for Green Mansions. Split in 3 places.

Mixed Materials 27

[Man with cape, illustration for Hugh Walpole's "The Path Through the Wood", Vo-mag, vol. 4 (March, 1936), p. 21. Ca. 1936.] 5.3 x 15.4 cm.

Mixed Materials 27

[Man with glasses (Bradley?). N.d.] 9.1 x 7.4 cm. Block stamped "California Monthly".

Mixed Materials 27

Meadow Lark. [1939.] 22 x 22 cm. Lehman, p. 166.

Mixed Materials 28

Monday. [1934.] 26.2 x 20.5 cm. Lehman, p. 164. Slightly split in lower left.

Mixed Materials 28

Monterey hills. [Ca. 1930-1931.] 15.2 x 20.4 cm. Lehman, p. 162. Printed in California Hills (1931). Some lines filled in. With underlay.

Mixed Materials 28

Mountain jay. [1939.] 22 x 22 cm. Lehman, p. 166.

Mixed Materials 28

Mozart. [1935.] 15.3 x 10.2 cm. Lehman, p. 164.

Mixed Materials 28

New bridge, illustration for Westways, vol. 28, 5. [Ca. 1936.] 18.4 x 14.8 cm. Listed as "Freeway" in Lehman, p. 168.

Mixed Materials 28

[Night watchman. N.d.] 12.7 x 10.2 cm. Block scratched in two places.

Mixed Materials 29

Nimbus. [1934.] 13.3 x 19 cm. Lehman, 163.

Mixed Materials 29

[Nude. N.d.] 6.3 x 2 cm.

Mixed Materials 29

Old Grayback, San Bernardino mountains. [Ca. 1930-1931.] 20.4 x 15.4 cm. Lehman, p. 162. Second edition titled Trees and Mountains.

Mixed Materials 29

Old ranch, Big Sur. [Ca. 1930-1931.] 15.1 x 20.5 cm. Lehman, p. 162. Printed in California Hills (1931).

Mixed Materials 62

Orso 1939

Note

Illustration for title page. 5.5 x 7.1 cm. Lehman, p. 176. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Mixed Materials 62

PL initials (as printed on the boards of California Hills?) and trial engravings ca 1931

Note

2 items. 5.8 x 7.4 cm.; 6.4 x 8.2 cm.
Mixed Materials 29

Palm Springs station. [1932.] 18.3 x 25.3 cm. Lehman, p. 162.

Mixed Materials 29

The parallelogram, the amphisbaena, the crocodile. [1941.] 7.3 x 6.6 cm. Ritchie, pp. 22-23.

Mixed Materials 29

[Paris. N.d.] 7.6 x 7.6 cm. Block stamped "California Monthly".

Mixed Materials 29

Paul, Margaret, and Chaucer. [Christmas card, 1957] 12 x 3.8 cm. Lehman, p. 172.

Mixed Materials 62

Pepe 1937

Note

2 blocks. Lehman, p. 175. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Graphic materials 62

Petrel

Note

Gift of Joseph Landacre, 2006 (MS.2006.012). 9.3 x 1.9 cm.
Mixed Materials 29

Physics building, U.C.L.A. [Ca. 1929-1930.] 12.1 x 15.2 cm. Lehman, p. 161.

Mixed Materials 30

Pink vase. [Ca. 1944-1949.] 17.2 x 12 cm. Lehman, p. 167.

Mixed Materials 30

Poachers. [August 1934.] 15.5 x 21.6 cm. Lehman, p. 164.

Mixed Materials 30

Pods bursting, illustration for Flowering Earth, p. 213. [Ca. 1939.] 16.5 x 9.2 cm. Lehman, p. 176.

Mixed Materials 30

Point Sur. [Ca. 1930-1931.] 15.2 x 20.4 cm. Lehman, p. 162. Printed in California Hills (1931).

Mixed Materials 30

Portico. [N.d.] 18 x 14 cm. Probably for California Monthly.

Mixed Materials 30

[Portico. N.d.] 8 x 8 cm.

Mixed Materials 30

Reindeer, semi-abstract design. [Christmas card, 1957.]Richard the Opossum. [1936] . 12 x 14.5 cm. Lehman, p. 165.

Mixed Materials 30

Rig at Willows. [1958.] 25.6 x 19.2 cm. Lehman, p. 167.

Mixed Materials 31

Road Runner. [1939.] 22 x 22 cm. Lehman, p. 166.

Mixed Materials 68

Roadrunner, Illustration for title page of Books West Southwest 1957

Note

Lehman, p. 177. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
Mixed Materials 31

[Rope coil. N.d.] 10.4 x 3.2 cm.

Graphic materials 62

Royal temple at Kailua in 1815 (Idols) ca 1935-1936

Note

24.9 x 14.3 cm. Lehman, p. 165. Block split in one place.
Mixed Materials 31

[Royce Hall and Powell Library. Ca. 1929-1930.] 20.5 x 16.5 cm. Printed in California Monthly.

Mixed Materials 31

Sapling slim and shadow naked. [1928.] 20.3 x 15 cm. Lehman, p. 161. With Landacre's original underlay.

Mixed Materials 31

Schubert. [1936.] 17.2 x 11.9 cm. Lehman, p. 165.

Mixed Materials 31

Seated nude. [N.d.] 19 x 25.7 cm. Possibly the undated nude listed by Lehman, p. 168.

Mixed Materials 32

Shortia galacifolia. [Ca. 1941.] 6.9 x 10.5 cm. Used in The Road of a Naturalist, p. 172.

Mixed Materials 32

Smoke Tree Ranch. [1932.] 17 x 25.5 cm. Lehman, p. 163.

Mixed Materials 32

Smoke tree. [1953.] 20.5 x 15.4 cm. Lehman, p. 167. Very slight split in center.

Mixed Materials 32

Spring (woman and child). [N.d.] 25.5 x 19.8 cm.

Mixed Materials 32

Sprouting plant, device and bookplate for the Otis Art Institute. [Ca. 1954.] 8 x 6 cm. Lehman, p. 145.

Mixed Materials 32

Stadium, Berkeley. [Ca. 1929-1930] . 20.3 x 15 cm. Lehman, p. 161.

Mixed Materials 32

[Stately home. N.d.] 8 x 8 cm. Block stamped "California Monthly".

Mixed Materials 32

Stone buildings, with palms (illustration for California Monthly). [N.d.] 12.4 x 16.6 cm.

Mixed Materials 33

Storm. [1934.] 20.2 x 26 cm. Lehman, p. 164. Split in several places.

Mixed Materials 33

Stravinsky. [1936.] 17.2 x 11.8 cm. Lehman, p. 165. Block scratched at bottom.

Mixed Materials 33

Stream & trillium. [N.d.] 16.5 x 9 cm.

Mixed Materials 33

Sultry day. [1935.] 20.1 x 15.1 cm. Lehman, p. 164. Dated "1937" on the block.

Mixed Materials 33

Sunlight in the valley. [1928.] 11 x 15.5 cm. Lehman, p. 161.

Mixed Materials 33

Swordfish, illustration for Flowering Earth, p. 91. [Ca. 1939.] 16.1 x 9.1 cm. Lehman, p. 176.

Mixed Materials 33

The inspector. [N.d.] 22.4 x 14 cm. Lehman, p. 168.

Mixed Materials 33

Three houses with musical notes, semi-abstract design. [N.d.] 13.4 x 4 cm. Lehman, p. 173.

Mixed Materials 33

Three kids and a horse. [1943.] 19.3 x 25.6 cm. Lehman, p. 167. Block split in two places.

Mixed Materials 34

Three leaves on vine. [N.d.] 7.8 x 2.7 cm.

Mixed Materials 34

Three wise men, semi-abstract design. [Christmas card, 1955] 9.3 x 5 cm. Lehman, p. 172.

Mixed Materials 34

[Thunderbolt (abstract design). N.d.] 8.8 x 8.8 cm.

Mixed Materials 34

Towhee. [1939.] 22 x 22 cm. Lehman, p. 166.

Mixed Materials 34

[Travel scenes: sphinx, pagoda, etc. N.d.] 5 x 11.5 cm. Block stamped "California Monthly".

Mixed Materials 34

[Trees. N.d.] 7.8 x 7 cm.

Mixed Materials 34

[Trunk. N.d.] 8 x 6.8 cm.

Mixed Materials 34

Trysting place. [1940.] 15.4 x 11.5 cm. Lehman, p. 166.

Mixed Materials 34

Tschaikovsky. [1936.] 17.2 x 11.8 cm. Lehman, p. 165.

Mixed Materials 34

Tuonela. [1934.] 26 x 19.4 cm. Lehman, p. 164.

Mixed Materials 35

Tuonela. [1934.] 26 x 19.5 cm. Lehman, p. 166. Split in two places.

Mixed Materials 35

[Two female nudes in an abstract composition. N.d.] 26 x 16 cm.

Mixed Materials 35

2506 El Moran. [1932.] 15.5 x 14.2 cm. Lehman, p. 163.

Mixed Materials 62

Unidentified image showing ghostly human figure with bells and aquatic vegetation, possibly from a Christmas card

Note

15.7 x 6.0 cm.
Mixed Materials 35

Urn. [1933.] 9.5 x 5.7 cm. Lehman, p. 163.

Mixed Materials 35

Verdi. [1936.] 17.3 x 11.7 cm. Lehman, p. 165.

Mixed Materials 35

Victims. [Ca. 1944-1949.] 18.6 x 24.3 cm. Lehman, p. 167. Slightly split in middle.

Mixed Materials 36

[Virgin Mary, illustration for Susanna Bryant Dakin, The Christ Child. Ca. 1938.] 10 x 8.5 cm. Lehman, p. 175.

Mixed Materials 36

Visitors. [1935.] 15.3 x 21.1 cm. Lehman, p. 164.

Mixed Materials 36

Visits to Ireland, 1954 (image used reduced on t.p.; further reduced, without right-hand segment, p. 9. [1954.] 10.3 x 7.7, right-hand segment 1.0 x 2.8 cm. Lehman, p. 177. Gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.

Graphic materials 62

Wader ca 1925-1927

Note

28 x 15 cm. Lehman, p. 161.
Mixed Materials 36

Wagner 1936

Note

17.3 x 11.8 cm. Lehman, p. 165. Block split in two places.
Mixed Materials 36

Wayne's bird. [Ca. 1955-1958.] 27 x 14 cm. Lehman, p. 167.

Mixed Materials 36

[Widener Library, Harvard University (?). N.d.] 8 x 8 cm. Block stamped "California Monthly".

Mixed Materials 36

Winter. [1938.] 15.4 x 11.5 cm. Lehman, p. 165.

Mixed Materials 36

A woman. [1937.] 26.2 x 15.3 cm. Lehman, p. 165.

Mixed Materials 36

The Year's at the Spring. [Title vignette, 1938] 5 x 5.7 cm. Ritchie, p. 15.

Mixed Materials 37

Illustrations for Lucretius, De Rerum Natura.Printed for the Limited Editions Club at The Ward Ritchie Press. [1957.] 34 items, various sizes. Ritchie, p. 30.

Mixed Materials 38

Illustrations for Donald Culross Peattie, The Road of the Naturalist. [1941.] 18 items, various sizes. Some blocks severely split, two broken. Ritchie, p. 24.

Mixed Materials 39

Children's carnival. [1946.] 21.7 x 30.5 cm. Lehman, p. 167.

Mixed Materials 39

Experiment in wood (nude). [Ca. 1935?] 32.4 x 23.9 cm. Listed in Lehman as "Rain"?--cf. p. 168.

Mixed Materials 40

"Christmas Greetings as Composed by N.F.S.-1933." 1 woodblock; 1 metal plate; paste-up & printed card. Includes "The Fire of London" (3 woodblocks) 7 items; various sizes.

Mixed Materials 43

Process blocks for Landacre wood engravings, including Flowering Earth, Monday, Tor House, portraits of composers, etc. [v.d..] 12 items, various sizes.

Graphic materials 68

A newe mappe of the cinema heavens locating the stars in their firmament.

Note

30.5 x 30.5 cm. Listed as "Cinema heaven" in Lehman, p. 168. Block split in several places.
 

Personal Materials Series 8.

Mixed materials 7, Box 8

Exhibit catalogues and Gallery Announcements Series 4. ca. 1927-1990

Physical Description: Box 7- 38 folders Box 8- 27 folders

Scope and Contents Note

Exhibit catalogues, gallery announcements, sales sheets and catalogues relating to Paul Landacre. Ca. 1927-1982. 88 items.
Exhibits included:
  • Alaska Methodist University Galleries, Anchorage (1961)
  • Albany Institute of History and Art (1945)
  • American Artists Group (1935-1937)
  • American Gallery, Los Angeles
  • American National Committee of Engraving (1941-1942)
  • Arizona State Fair (1929)
  • Art Alliance, Philadelphia (ca.1932-1933)
  • Artists Equity Association (1950-1951)
  • Beverly-Fairfax Jewish Community Center, Friends of Art Association
  • La Biennale di Venezia (1938)
  • Boston Publishing (1953)
  • Brand Library, Glendale
  • Brooklyn Museum (1950)
  • California Institute of Technology, Pasadena
  • California State Fair (1950, 1951,1953)
  • Carnegie Institute (1944)
  • Comara Gallery, Los Angeles
  • Corpus Christi Caller-Times (1945)
  • E.B. Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento (1947)
  • Dawson's Book Shop (1990)
  • Dessins Americains Contemporains, Strasbourg (1956)
  • De Young Museum, San Francisco (1955)
  • Ebell Salon of Art (1934)
  • Esposizione Internazionale Di Xilografia (1957)
  • Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, Balboa Park (1927, 1941)
  • Fine Arts Society of San Diego, Art Guild (1930, 1934, 1936,1937)
  • George Gastine Gallery (1945)
  • Grant Gallery, New York (1935)
  • Hesse Galleries, Glendale (1935-1936)
  • Hunterdon County Art Center (1959)
  • IBM (1957)
  • Kennedy and Company Galleries, New York (1946)
  • Laguna Beach Art Association (1938,1943)
  • L'Ambassade Des Etats-Unis, Paris
  • Leo Kotzbeck's Gallery, San Francisco
  • Library of Congress (1941,1943, 1944, 1953, 1955)
  • Lighthouse Gallery of Modern Art, Hermosa Beach
  • Los Angeles Art Association (1935)
  • Los Angeles Junior College
  • Los Angeles Print Group (1933)
  • Los Angeles Public Library (1929)
  • Musee de Beaux Arts, Lyon
  • Musee de Beaux Arts, Rouen (1952)
  • Museu de Angola, Luanda (1952)
  • National Academy of Design
  • New York Public Library (1938)
  • Occidental College (1934,1953)
  • Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College
  • Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles (1963)
  • Pasadena Junior College (1938)
  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts(1947,1952)
  • Pomona College, Claremont (1940)
  • Princeton Print Club (1946)
  • Printmakers of Southern California, Inc. (1953)
  • Print Makers Society of California (1931-1935)
  • Public Works of Art Project (1934)
  • Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers (1954)
  • San Diego Print Club (1983)
  • San Francisco Art Association (1932, 1950)
  • Seattle Art Museum (1941, 1944, 1945)
  • Society of American Etchers, Gravers, Lithogrpahers and Woodcutters, Inc.(1948, 1952, 1954)
  • Society of American Graphic Artists, Inc.(1956)
  • University of Maine Art Gallery (1949, 1958)
  • Whitney Museum of American Art (1942)
  • Woodcut Society (1932-1940)
 

Realia/Memorabilia Series 13.

Mixed Materials 44 & 45

Art supplies: pencils, crayons, and drafting equipment. [V.d.] 6 boxes.

Mixed Materials 46

Awls, gravers, blades and other tools for cutting linoleum blocks. [V.d.] 20 items.

Mixed Materials 47

Gravers and other tools for wood engraving. [N.d.] 31 items in wooden box, 23 x 33 x 6.5 cm.

Mixed Materials 48

Baby shoes. [N.d.] 1 pair.

Mixed Materials 49

Baby jacket. [N.d.] 1 item.

Mixed Materials 50

Track shoes [N.d.] 1 pair.

Mixed Materials 51, Folder 1

Leather billfold. [N.d.] 22 x 17 cm.

Mixed Materials 51, Folder 2

Phonograph record. 1931.

General Physical Description note: Record blank for home recording from Herc & Barbara, Dec. 25, 1931.
Mixed Materials 51, Folder 3

Prize ribbons. 1912.2 items.

Mixed Materials 51, Folder 4

Track numbers. [N.d.] 2 items.

Mixed Materials 51, Folder 5

Wallet, with social security card, draft card, and two other cards enclosed. [Ca. 1942-1943] 5 items.

 

Leather-covered sand rest for wood engraving. [N.d.] 34 cm. in diameter.

General Physical Description note: Shelved separately
 

Print carrying-case. [N.d.] 55 x 45 cm.

General Physical Description note: Shelved separately
Realia 69

Sharpening blocks for gravers

Graphic materials 60, Folder 7

"Wanted" keepsake poster printed by Nina Schneider on Landacre's Washington hand press at the International Printing Museum (Carson, Ca.) 14 August 2010

Note

Printed during "Wood Type Day," celebrating 100 years of wood type. Gift of Nina Schneider, 2010.
Graphic materials 59, Folder 6

Paul and Margaret Landacre's marriage license July 9, 1925

Realia 69

Paul Landacre's high school and elementary school diplomas

Text 59, Folder 10

Certificates from the National Academy of Design 1937, 1946

 

Certifying that Paul Landacre is an academician of the National Academy of Design. 1 item.

Mixed Materials 16

Scrapbook. 1928-1953.

General Physical Description note: Contains newspaper and magazine clippings; printed brochures; important correspondence. 1 item [150] leaves; 35 cm.
Mixed Materials 14, Folder 7

Certificate of Merit, from the National Academy of Design (New York) and the Royal Academy of Arts (England). June 1963. 1 item.

Mixed Materials 14, Folder 6

Visitors' Book 1930-1962

General Physical Description note: Printed Saint Dominic's Press in Ditchling, Sussex, 1930. Limited edition of 500; this is 12. Used by visitors to the Landacres.
Mixed Materials 14, Folder 5

Telephone directories and address books

General Physical Description note: 3 items.
Mixed Materials 14, Folder 4

Listings of the Art Collections of the Late Margaret and Paul Landacre. Prepared for Joseph Landacre, Administrator of the Estate of the Late Paul Landacre by Origins of Art Research Foundation. Altadena, Calif. [196-?]

General Physical Description note: Landacre, Paul, 1893-1963. 82 p.
Mixed Materials 14, Folder 3

Certificate of Service Honor Roll, from the Art in National Defense March 10, 1943

General Physical Description note: Certifying that the work of Paul and Margaret Landacre has been accepted for exhibition in the U.S. Army Camps of California Service Clubs. 1 item.
Mixed Materials 13, Folder 2

Biographical material 1928-1986

Scope and Content note

Includes photocopies of correspondence, press releases, a letter from Dallas Dupre to Anthony Lehman, and a paste-up for The Origin of Species. Some items have notes by Joseph Landacre. 50 items.
Mixed Materials 13, Folder 4

High school & college memorabilia 1911-1916

Scope and Contents note

Includes dance cards, programs for high school and college track meets, newspaper clippings, and track numbers. ca. 30 items.
 

Financial and other records

Mixed Materials 17

Ledger book [N.d.]

General Physical Description note: Unused, with drawing of petrel on front cover. 1 item.
 

Art Sales

Mixed Materials 15, Folder 2

Receipt books for sales of prints. 1933-1963

Scope and Contents note

12 items
Mixed Materials 14, Folder 2

Checkbook stubs 1962-1963

General Physical Description note: 1 item.
Mixed Materials 14, Folder 1

Account Books January 1934-April 1963

General Physical Description note: Four items. Record of income, including sales of prints.
Mixed Materials 13, Folder 9

Miscellaneous legal documents ca. 1930-1950

Scope and Contents note

Includes list of prints put aside for Margaret to sell in the case of Paul's death, property deed, pet pedigrees, etc. 7 items.
Mixed Materials 13, Folder 3

Financial records (ca 1934-1962) ca. 1934-1962

Scope and Contents note

Includes income tax returns, mortgage deeds, etc. 17 items
Mixed Materials 13, Folder 6

Miscellaneous legal documents 1917-1983

General Physical Description note: Includes draft papers, property papers, copy of death certificate, etc. 32 items.
Mixed Materials 13, Folder 7

Notes regarding print sales

General Physical Description note: 3 items.
 

Literary Manuscripts

Mixed Materials 13, Folder 8

Paul Landacre

Scope and contents note

Manuscript for "Small World" by Paul Landacre. Includes two complete drafts and numerous drafts of different sections, both t.s. and m.s. Sent to Houghton Mifflin for publication but returned ca. 250 leaves.
Mixed Materials 13, Folder 1

Margaret Landacre

Scope and Contents note

Multiple manuscripts written by Margaret Landacre. 6 manuscripts included
 

National Academy of Design Series 10.

Mixed Materials 19

National Academy of Design.

General Physical Description note: 14 items.
 

Photographs Series 9.

Mixed Materials 18, Folder 1

Landacre, Clara Hambleton.

General Physical Description note: Paul Landacre's mother. [N.d.] 2 items; various sizes.
Mixed Materials 18, Folder 2

Landacre, Margaret.

General Physical Description note: Photographs of Margaret Landacre. [N.d.] 2 items; various sizes.
Mixed Materials 18, Folder 3

Landacre, Margaret.

General Physical Description note: Photographs of furniture, piano, and Landacre engravings for an article she wrote. [1914?] 7 items; 21 x 26 cm.
Mixed Materials 18, Folder 4

Landacre, Paul.

General Physical Description note: Photographs of Paul Landacre. [V.d.] 6 items; various sizes.
Mixed Materials 18, Folder 5

Landacre, Paul.

General Physical Description note: Photographs of Paul Landacre, with child stars of the movie The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Culver City, Calif.: Selznick International Pictures, [ca. 1940] 9 items; 21 x 26 cm.
Mixed Materials 18, Folder 6

Landacre, Paul.

General Physical Description note: Photographs of Paul Landacre and his artwork. ca. 1915-1938. 8 items, 9 negatives; various sizes.
Mixed Materials 18, Folder 7

Landacre, Paul.

General Physical Description note: Bromide prints of Paul Landacre and his work. [V.d.] 40 items; various sizes.
Mixed Materials 18, Folder 8

Landacre, Paul & Margaret.

General Physical Description note: Photographs (miscellaneous). [V.d.] 6 items; various sizes.
Mixed Materials 18, Folder 9

Landacre, Paul & Margaret.

General Physical Description note: Photographs of Paul & Margaret Landacre. [V.d.] 9 items, 12 negatives; 7 x 5 cm.
Mixed Materials 18, Folder 10

Photographs. [V.d.]

General Physical Description note: Includes one photograph of Delmer Daves, others unidentified. [V.d.] 8 items; various sizes.
Mixed Materials 18, Folder 11

Sheets, Millard.

General Physical Description note: Photograph of one of Sheet's stone carvings (on Wilshire Blvd.?). [N.d.] 1 item; 13 x 18 cm.
 

Photographs taken in preparation for Rig at Willows and Chemists in Laboratory. Ca. 1958. 11 items, 35 x 28 cm.

 

Photographs of Paul Landacre and of Landacre's artwork. ca. 1915-1938

General Physical Description note: 8 prints; 9 negatives.
 

Printed Materials

 

Clippings Series 7.

Abstract: Reproductions and original clippings of comercial work.
Mixed Materials 11, Folder 1

Landacre Library ephemera 1932-1961

Scope and Contents note

Ephemera concerning art, prints, and printmaking from the library of Paul Landacre. 11 items.
Graphic materials 11, Folder 2

"Prints by California Artists" 1954

Scope and Contents note

1 Book included. Prints by California Artists. Los Angeles: Crest of Hollywood, 1954. Includes "Landacre's Flight" and "Laguna Cove".
Mixed Materials 11, Folder 3

Proposals Towards the Forming of an Institute of Design in Southern California. ca. 1933

Scope and Contents note

Los Angeles, ca. 1933. Colophon: Fifty copies printed by the Ward Ritchie Press, Los Angeles. Wood engraving by Paul Landacre. 1 copy included.
Mixed Materials 11, Folder 4

Book reviews, advertisements and announcements 1937-1957

Scope and Contents note

Reviews, advertisements, and announcements of books illustrated by Paul Landacre. 11 items.
Included are the following publications: Pacific Discovery (July - Aug 1951) New Books (Sept 1956 - Feb 1957) Saturday Review of Literature (Nov 11, 1939) Sandglass (XIV:27) Monthly Letter of the Limited Edition Club (Aug 1957, no. 285) New Books (Jan - June 1955 and July 1956 - Jan 1957) Calvacade of Books flier Prospectus of the Fine Books Limited Edition Club (24th Series: 1955) and clippings
Mixed Materials 11 , Folder 5

The Paul Landacre Association Prospectus 1938

Scope and Contents note

Prospectus, with a reproduction of Anna on front cover. 1 item.
Mixed Materials 11 , Folder 6

The Dove. A Quarterly Magazine 1936

Scope and Contents note

Vol. 111, no. 4. 1936. Printed by Ward Ritchie, cover illustration by Landacre. Lehman, p. 181. 1 item.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 7

Vo-mag: Vocational Magazine of the Guidance Department of Pasadena Junior College. Pasadena: Pasadena Junior College, 1936-1937.

General Physical Description note: 2 issues: vol. 4, no. 2 (March, 1936) & vol. 5, no. 3 (April 1937). With illustrations by Landacre.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 8

Westways. Vol. 28, no. 5 (May, 1936); vol. 31, no. 7-12. July-December, 1939.

General Physical Description note: Cover illustrations by Paul Landacre.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 9

Feinblatt, Ebria.

General Physical Description note: Los Angeles Prints, 1883-1980 / Ebria Feinblatt and Bruce Davis. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1980.With an addenda and errata slip laid in.
Mixed Materials 11 , Folder 10

"Green Mansions" 1933

Scope and Contents note

Green Mansions / W. H. Hudson. Introduction by Ampersand. Wood engravings by Paul Landacre. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1933. Title-page proofs and specimen pages printed by Grant Dahlstrom for a projected edition, not published. 3 items.
Mixed Materials 11, Folder 11

"Beyond the Swan" 1939

Scope and Contents note

Beyond the Swarm / by Aldous Huxley. Los Angeles: Ward Ritchie Press, 1939. Excerpted from Huxley's After Many a Summer and printed for Josephine, Judith and Jake Zeitlin.
Mixed Materials 11, Folder 12

"When Are You Going to Laugh, America?" 1940

Scope and Contents note

"When Are You Going to Laugh, America?"/ Ickes, Harold L. Los Angeles: The Breakfast Press, 1940. Printed by Grant Dahlstrom, illustrated by Landacre. Lehman, p. 184.
Mixed Materials 11 , Folder 13

Concert Programs 1935-1936

Scope and Contents note

Concert programs for KECA (Radio Station) in Los Angeles, Calif. Vol. 1, nos. 1-12. Los Angeles, 1935-1936. 11 items, lacking no. 10. Cover illustrations of composers by Paul Landacre.
Mixed Materials 11 , Folder 14

"Housing the Household Pet" 1923

Scope and Contents note

"Housing the Household Pet."/Kidson, Betty Lou. Illustrations by Landacre. In The Home Owner, vol. 1, no. 8. September 1923. Pp. 179, 194-195. 1 item.
Mixed Materials 11 , Folder 15

Lithographs

Scope and Contents note

Lithographs: Impressions Printed by Hand from Stone and Zinc by Lynton R. Kistler. An Exhibition. Los Angeles: Stendahl Galleries, [n.d.] Introduction by Merle Armitage. Includes two lithographs by Paul Landacre.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 1

Published christmas cards

Scope and Contents note

Christmas cards published by American Artists Group. [N.d.] 5 items; 13 x 10 cm.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 2

Landacre christmas card 1956

Scope and Contents note

Landacre's personal christmas card with bulldog. 1956. 2 item; 16 x 12 cm.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 3

Clippings

General Physical Description note: Miscellaneous magazines and clippings relating to Paul Landacre. Includes catalogue of Kann Institute of Art. Ca. 1923-1946, The Saturday Review,VO magazine, Carnegie Magazine, andSunset. 8 items, various sizes.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 4

American Artist 1941

Scope and Contents note

"Paul Landacre here begins a series of 3 technical articles". In American Artist, vol. 5, nos. 7-9. September-November, 1941. 3 items.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 5

Landacre ephemera

Scope and Contents note

Reproductions of Landacre artwork in ephemeral pieces. Includes: "What is Occidental College?" pamphlet, Hamiltons Grocers pamphlet, Haynes Foundation pamphlets, "Fifty Books" exhbition catalogue, Readers News, cards, Ojala pamphlet, "Paul Landacre: A Life and a Legacy", "Books of the Southwest" and other pamphlets by the Ward Ritchie Press, and Landacre's business card. 1922-1983. 19 items.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 6

"When We Live in Glass Houses" 1930

Scope and Contents note

"When We Live in Glass Houses." by Margaret Landacer. In The Forecast, vol. 40, no. 1. July 1930. Pp. 32-33, 55.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 7

Printed materials for Jake Zeitlin: Books

General Physical Description note: Wood engravings in ephemeral publications of Zeitlin & Ver Brugge, including: "Kicked Around the Corner" a moving notice, and two maps of Downtown Los Angeles book sellers: "Books and Green Growing Things" and "An Unofficial Map of Booklovers' Lane & Environs", and two birth announcements. Also inclded are mailers from Zeitlin sent to Landacre and a catalog of Landacre prints for sale at Zeitlin books. ca. 1932-1942. 15 items.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 8

Los Angeles County Museum of Art 1928

Scope and Contents note

"We
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 8

"We Had a Lovely Ride" by Margaret McCreery Landacre 1928

Scope and Contents note

"We Had a Lovely Ride" / by Margaret McCreery. Block print illustrations by Paul Landacre. In Touring Topics. Vol. 20, no. 8. August. 1928. Pp. 32-33, 48.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 9

"Block Prints and a New Decorating Idea" by Margaret McCreery Landacre 1931

Scope and Contents note

"Block Prints and a New Decorating Idea."by Margaret McCreery Landacre. In House Beautiful. April 1931. Pp. 372-373, 408-410.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 10

"Casanova and Jasmine" by Margaret McCreery Landacre 1934

Scope and Contents note

"Casanova and Jasmine." by Margaret McCreery Landacre. In Rob Wagner's Script, vol. 12, no. 293. 17 November 1934. P. 17.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 27

"Real People" by Margaret McCreery Landacre

Scope and Contents note

"Real People." by Margaret McCreery Landacre. An article written about Jake Zeitlin with an image from Paul Landacre. In The West Coaster, vol. 1, no. 11. 1 June 1928. P. 15.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 12

"The Woodcuts Prints of Paul Landacre" by Margaret McCreery Landacre 1923

Scope and Contents note

"The Woodcut Prints of Paul Landacre" by Margaret McCreery. With reproductions of Landacre's prints. In The Print Connoisseur, vol. 12, no. 1932. Pp. 121-124.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 13

Occidental College exhibition catalogue 1935

Scope and Contents note

"Robinson Jeffers, 1905-1935. An Exhibit Commemorating the Thirtieth Anniversary of His Graduation from Occidental College April 11 to 18." [Los Angeles: Occidental College, 1935.] Cover illustration by Paul Landacre. Printed by Ward Ritchie, inscribed by Jacob Zeitlin & L.C. Powell.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 30

Otis Art Institute Catalogues, exhibit catalogues, and annual reports from the library of Paul Landacre 1954-1963

General Physical Description note: 15 items. Catalogue of 1954-1955 inscribed to Landacre by Millard Sheets.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 31

Partridge, Roi.

General Physical Description note: "Paul Landacre: An American Artist of High Craftsmanship." In Art Instruction. Vol. 2, no. 12. 1938. With reproductions of Landacre wood engravings.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 32

Peattie, Donald Culrose, 1898-1964.

General Physical Description note: "Green Bough and Golden." Paintings by Edward Chavez. Drawings by Paul Landacre. In What's New, No. 197. 1956. Pp. 2-5, 41-45.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 33

Ritchie, Ward, 1905-

General Physical Description note: "Rare Edition" / by Ward Ritchie. Illustrations by Paul Landacre. In Westways, vol. 72, no. 5. May 1980.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 34

Rounce & Coffin Club.

General Physical Description note: [Announcements and keepsakes from the collection of Paul Landacre. Ca. 1935-ca. 1951.] 4 items.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 35

Shirley, James, 1596-1666.

General Physical Description note: A Comparison. By James Shirley. Los Angeles: Printed for members of the Rounce & Coffin Club by Saul Marks ..., 1932. Inscribed to Paul Landacre by Saul Marks, Ward Ritchie, Grant Dahlstrom and Jake Zeitlin.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 36

Traffic Bulky Book.

General Physical Description note: Advertisement for paper. Illustration by Landacre. 2 items.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 37

Watson, Ernest W., ed.

General Physical Description note: The Relief Print: Woodcut, Wood Engraving & Linoleum Cut / edited by Ernest W. Watson & Norman Kent. With an introduction by Karl Kup. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1945. Includes "Wood Engraving Technique" by Paul Landacre.
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 38

Zeitlin and Ver Brugge, Los Angeles.

General Physical Description note: [Announcements and advertising relating to Paul Landacre. Ca. 1932-1983.] 7 items.
Mixed Materials 12, Folder 39

Zeitlin, Jacob

General Physical Description note: [Invitation to a housewarming party at 624 Carondelet, with the cover title "Books and Green Growing Things." Image on front of card by Paul Landacre. Handwritten note to "Ann" from Jake Zeitlin on card interior.]
Mixed Materials 11 & 12, Folder 39

[Brussel-Smith, Bernard]

General Physical Description note: Wood, Tools & Equipment for Artist-Engravers. Manhasset J. Johnson Co., [ca. 1961.] Price list and paper samples laid in.
Graphic materials 59, Folder 8

San Gabriel by Federico García Lorca, translated by Langston Hughes, wood-engraving by Paul Landacre 1938

General Physical Description note: San Gabriel. Translated by Langston Hughes. Wood engraving by Paul Landacre. [Los Angeles] 1938. Lehman, p. 184.
Text 59, Folder 9

"They Had to Live Somewhere" by Margaret Landacre, Los Angeles Times Home 9 July 1944

Mixed materials 71, Mixed materials 58, Folder 6

Reproductions of Landacre wood engravings in magazines, including Touring Topics, Print, California Arts & Architecture, Bird Lore, and The Pacific Spectator. 1929-1959

General Physical Description note: 24 items. Some clippings.
 

Reagh, Patrick.

General Physical Description note: Proofs of Landacre print.
Graphic materials 58, Folder 10

Beatrice Shipley,"Paul Landacre-Wood Engraver," By-the-Way December 1932

General Physical Description note: With a photograph of Landacre at the press housed in Box 58, folder 10.
Graphic materials 58, Folder 4

Magazine clippings of advertisements for Dole pineapple juice with Landacre illustrations ca 1936

General Physical Description note: 7 items, including a proof for McCall's.
Graphic materials 73, Folder 8

"Paul Landacre: Wood Engravings" poster from Claire de Heeckeren d'Anthes Fine Art 1991

Mixed materials 9

Journals Series 5.

Scope and Contents note

Included are the following art journals with articles referring to or kept by Paul Landacre:
  • American Artist
  • Art Digest
  • Art News
  • Artists Proof
  • Fund for the Republic, Inc.
  • Los Angeles Times Magazine
  • Orange Grove Friends
  • Pendle Hill Bulletin
  • The Print Collector's Chronicle
  • Prints
  • Saturday Review
  • Scientific American
  • Western Artist
Mixed Materials 13, Folder 5

Journal written by Paul Landacre 1 March 1940-2 April 1940

Scope and Contents note

Kept while teaching at Claremont Graduate School. 21 leaves.
Mixed materials 10

Press clippings Series 6. 1913-1983

Scope and Contents Note

Includes newspaper clippings relating to Paul Landacre dated from 1913-1983.