• Call Number: COTSEN2_c1098
    Container: Box 3, Folder 1

Pencil drawing for "Mary Poppins in Cherry Tree Lane"

1.0 page

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Collection Creator: Shepard, Mary, 1909-2000 and Travers, P. L., (Pamela Lyndon), 1899-1996.

Dates: undated.

Located In: Box 3, Folder 1

Extent: 1.0 page

Physical Description:

Pencil sketch on drawing paper with notes in pencil and in ink. 29.8 x 20.9 cm. Mounted on presentation cardstock with tissue paper, 38 x 30.5 cm.

Languages: English.

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Pencil sketch for "Mary Poppins in Cherry Tree Lane" (1982). The sketch shows Orion menacing the park keeper, Mary Poppins with her arms folded, and the children with a fox gathering herbs in the foreground. Labeled "Page 24 Fair copy," and "to scale." With extensive corrections and notes, some by P. L. Travers. Final version of this illustration published on P. 42 of first edition.

Preferred Citation

Pencil drawing for "Mary Poppins in Cherry Tree Lane"; undated; Mary Shepard and P. L. Travers Archive, Box 3, Folder 1; , Princeton University Library.

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