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Adele Balkan costume design drawings
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Users of the Collection
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Adele Balkan costume design drawings
    Date (inclusive): 1939-1965
    Collection number: 274
    Creator: Balkan, Adele
    Extent: .4 linear feet of papers. 1.3 linear feet of photographs. 977 artworks.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection

    Access

    Available by appointment only.

    Publication rights

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the Margaret Herrick Library. Researchers are responsible for obtaining all necessary rights, licenses, or permissions from the appropriate companies or individuals before quoting from or publishing materials obtained from the library.

    Preferred Citation

    Adele Balkan costume design drawings, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Adele Balkan, 1984

    Biography

    Adele Balkan was an American costume designer active in film from 1946 to 1965. As a costume designer and illustrator, she worked with Travis Banton and Edith Head at Paramount Pictures, and Charles LeMaire at Twentieth Century-Fox.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Adele Balkan costume design drawings span the years 1939-1965 and encompass less than 1 linear foot of manuscripts, approximately 1 linear foot of photographs and 977 artworks. The collection consists of drawings for more than thirty films.

    Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series: 1. Graphic Arts, subseries A-B as follows: A. Production; B. Production -- unproduced; C. Television; D. Stage; E. Miscellaneous.

    Indexing Terms

    Balkan, Adele , 1907-1999--Archives.
    costume designers