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Kelsey (Richmond) woodblock prints
Printers Mss 86  
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Description
Six woodblock prints by Richmond Kelsey with nautical and other themes.
Background
Richmond Kelsey (1905-1987) began painting and exhibiting watercolors while studying art in Los Angeles during the 1930s. After serving in World War II, he settled in Southern California and worked in the animated film business, producing watercolor backgrounds for Walt Disney Studios and feature films and cartoons. In addition to his animation work and fine art watercolor painting, Kelsey also illustrated eight children's stories for the Golden Book series and wrote and illustrated a book called Good Enough Gismo.
Extent
0.9 linear feet (1 flat oversize box)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Research Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Research Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Research Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.
Availability
The collection is open for research.