• Call Number: COTSEN2_c1154
    Container: Box 5, Folder 9

Pencil sketch 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 5, Folder 9

Extent: 1.0 page

Physical Description:

Pen and pencil sketch on drawing paper, 17.9 x 21.2 cm. Mounted on presentation cardstock with tissue paper, 45.7 x 35.5 cm.

Languages: English.

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Preliminary pencil sketch for Mary Poppins in Cherry Tree Lane (1982). The study shows the Park Keeper walking backward. Extensive marginal notes in pencil. Final version of this illustration appeared on P. 35 of first American edition.

Preferred Citation

Pencil sketch for "Mary Poppins in Cherry Tree Lane"; undated; Mary Shepard and P. L. Travers Archive, Box 5, Folder 9; , Princeton University Library.

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