Merlin Holland collection of Peter Forster's De Profundis color woodblock prints, approximately 1991-2011
Scope and Contents
Peter Forster's color prints and masks of the image "Awful Brevity" used in the 1991 Folio Society edition of Oscar Wilde's De Profundis. The prints serve as an illustrative example of the printmaking process.
- 1991 - 2011
- Forster, Peter, 1934- (Artist, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research use with the signing of the Reader's Registration Form.
Use and Copyright
This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.
Biographical / Historical
Peter Forster (b. 1934) is a British wood engraver, watercolorist, illustrator, poster designer, commercial artist, and satirist. He publishes his own wood engravings and books. (Allgemeines Kuenstlerlexikon via Library of Congress Authorities)
0.25 Linear Feet (1 half box)
Language of Materials
Collection shelved on 3rd floor.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Merlin Holland collection of Peter Forster's De Profundis woodblock prints, approximately 1991-2011
- Alison Greenlee
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Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository
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