Kurt Werth


Gallery

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Curran, Polly.  Hear Ye of Boston. 
New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., Inc., 1964. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

 

Preliminary illustrations for Hear Ye of Boston. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100
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Preliminary illustrations for Hear Ye of Boston. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

Woodcut.  Date unknown. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100
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Woodcut.  Date unknown. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100
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Cartoons for Free World magazine, 1944.   Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

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Book jacket by Kurt Werth for Frossia, by E. M. Almedingen. 
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1943. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

Fleischman, Sid. McBroom and the Big Wind
New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1967. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

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Original illustration for McBroom and the Big Wind.
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

"What Are You Afraid Of?" by Elizabeth Tate, pictures by Kurt Werth. 
Maquette for a book that apparently was never published, n. d. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

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"It's Snowing!"  
Maquette for book by Rosalys Hall that
apparently was never published.  n. d.
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

Preliminary illustration for How Mrs. Santa Claus Saved Christmas by Phyllis McGinley. 
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1961. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

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Cover design for The Colophon, date unknown.
Kurt Werth Papers, Col. 100.

Hall, Rosalys.  The Merry Miller. New York: Oxford University Press, 1952. 
This book signaled the beginning of Werth's career as an illustrator of children's books. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

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Two original illustrations for Tony's Birds. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100.

Original illustration for The Litte Naturalist. 
Kurt Werth Papers, Coll. 100
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