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[Antonio Sotomayor cartoon portraits and caricatures, and sketches for murals and party décor.]
BANC PIC 1987.001.1:1-9--ffALB [portfolio 1]; BANC PIC 1987.001.1:10-18--ffALB [portfolio 2]; BANC PIC 1987.001.1:19-27--ffALB [portfolio 3]; BANC PIC 1987.001.1:28-37--ffALB [portfolio 4]; ...
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Title:

[Antonio Sotomayor cartoon portraits and caricatures, and sketches for murals and party décor.]

Creator/Contributor:

Sotomayor, Antonio, 1904-, creator

Abstract:

Collection consists of original drawings by Sotomayor in two categories: caricature portraits and set and theme designs for balls and other major parties. Drawings have been numbered in three series: 1987.001.1: 36 caricature portraits in pastels (some with gouache additions) -- 1987.001.2: 16 caricature portraits in India ink -- 1987.001.3: 95 interior décor drawings in ink and watercolors for specific balls and dances to take place at the Palace Hotel, San Francisco, Calif., such as the annual Cotillion Ball, Bachelors' Ball, the Flower Ball, and dinner dances for the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Associated General Contractors of America.

Date:

[approximately 1940-1975.] (issued)

Subject:

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Palace Hotel (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Palace Hotel (San Francisco, Calif.)
Balls (Parties) -- California -- San Francisco -- Pictorial works
Celebrities -- California -- San Francisco -- Pictorial works
Balls (Parties)
Celebrities
California -- San Francisco

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
BANC PIC 1981.001.1--ffALB (36 caricature drawings in 4 portfolios): RESTRICTED DUE TO FRAGILITY: USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY. Viewing prints shelved as BANC PIC 1987.001--PIC. Use of originals only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Application for Access to Restricted Materials form.
Preliminary inventory available, lacking storage locations.

Type:

graphic
Pictorial works.
Portraits.
Caricatures.
Pastel paintings.
Gouaches.
Ink drawings.
Watercolors.
Pastels (Visual works)

Physical Description:

picture
approximately 148 drawings: pastel, ink, watercolor and mixed media on paper ; various sizes

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/restricted-materials-form
BANC PIC 1987.001.1:1-9--ffALB [portfolio 1]
BANC PIC 1987.001.1:10-18--ffALB [portfolio 2]
BANC PIC 1987.001.1:19-27--ffALB [portfolio 3]
BANC PIC 1987.001.1:28-37--ffALB [portfolio 4]
BANC PIC 1987.001.1--PIC Viewing prints
BANC PIC 1987.001.2--A
BANC PIC 1987.001.3--B
BANC PIC 1987.001.3--C
BANC PIC 1987.001.3--D
BANC PIC 1987.001
BANC PIC 1987.001--ffALB

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

BANC PIC 1981.001.1--ffALB (36 caricature drawings in 4 portfolios): RESTRICTED DUE TO FRAGILITY: USE VIEWING PRINTS ONLY. Viewing prints shelved as BANC PIC 1987.001--PIC. Use of originals only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Application for Access to Restricted Materials form.

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http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/restricted-materials-form