• Call Number: COTSEN2_c1268
    Container: Box 7, Folder 23

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 7, Folder 23

Extent: 1.0 page

Physical Description:

Pencil sketch on tracing paper with notes in pencil, approx. 23.3 x 25.5 cm. Mounted on presentation cardstock with tissue paper, 40.5 x 50.6 cm.

Languages: English.

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Preliminary pencil sketch for "Mary Poppins in Cherry Tree Lane" (1982). The sketch shows the Prime Minister presenting a note from the King to the Park Keeper with a sleepwalker in the background. Marginal drawings of Mary Poppins with Jane and twins and head of a god. Final version appears on P. 25 of first American edition.

Preferred Citation

Pencil sketch for "Mary Poppins in Cherry Tree Lane"; undated; Mary Shepard and P. L. Travers Archive, Box 7, Folder 23; , Princeton University Library.

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