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Mellini (Peter)
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Description
This collection contains lithorgraphic caricature and character portratis from the English weekly Vanity Fair and 850 slides of various caricatures, dating from the late nineteenth century to mid-twentieth century. It also contains three printed caricatures by Robert Searle from PUNCH.
Background
This collection was donated by Professor Peter Mellini, Professor Modern European History, Sonoma State University, retired. Mellini co-authored the book, In ‘Vanity Fair’. This collection consists of lithographic caricatures and character portraits from the English turn-of-the-century society magazine Vanity Fair as well as three Ronald Searle prints from PUNCH.
Extent
4.21 Linear Feet 1 manuscript box, 1 flat box
Restrictions
All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Availability
Open for research. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.