Cynthia Brants papers, 1948-1976

Brants, Cynthia, b. 1924 d. 2006
Graphic designer
Active in Tx.

Collection size: 182 items.

Collection Summary: Reel 1514 (Gift): correspondence, price lists, exhibition catalogues, clippings, and Christmas cards designed by Brants.

Reel 1596 (Loan): correspondence concerning exhibitions; three illustrated diaries, two written while Brants was in Europe, 1948-1949, and one written while she was in the British Isles, 1954; lectures, notes, and other writings on art and artists; an unpublished manuscript entitled, "The Riding Lesson;" and exhibition catalogues.

Reel 1597 (Loan): 62 photographs of Brants and her work.

Biographical/Historical Note: Graphic artist (Texas)

Material on reel 1514 donated and material on reels 1596-1597 lent for microfilming 1979 by Cynthia Brants.

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