Finding Aid for the Harold Heifetz Collection of Nineteenth Century English Illustrations, ca. 1830-1889

Processed by Manuscripts Division staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Harold Heifetz Collection of Nineteenth Century English Illustrations, ca. 1830-1889

Collection number: 2087

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Processed by:
Manuscripts Division staff, August 1979
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, July 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Harold Heifetz Collection of Nineteenth Century English Illustrations,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1830-1889
Collection number: 2087
Creator: Heifetz, Harold
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Harold Heifetz (1919- ) was a playwright and author. The collection consists of 59 engravings and lithographs representative of 19th century book illustration. Illustrations are mostly English, although a few French and German prints are included.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Additional Physical Form Available

A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
  • Public Services Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Harold Heifetz Collection of Nineteenth Century English Illustrations (Collection 2087). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233129 

Biography

Heifetz was born on April 13, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois; AB, University of Illinois, 1941; graduate study at University of Chicago and California Institute of Technology; wrote plays including Mama and her soldiers, Harry Kelly, and No smile for strangers; publications include Jeremiah Thunder (1968), The hard charger (1972), and Zen and Hasidism (editor, 1980).

Scope and Content

Collection consists of 59 engravings and lithographs representative of 19th century book illustration. Illustrations are mostly English, although a few French and German prints are included. Artists include Thomas Hope, J. Rogers, and E. Smith. Illustrations include: Quasimodo, Death of Prince William, Prince Arthur and Hubert, Pont y Rhydlanfair, St. Augustine, Bataille de Sedyman, Gallery of busts -- Versailles, On the Danube, Scene at Toledo, Baliol surrendering, Interior of Stow Church, Duke of Monmouth, The surrender of Calais, and The Empress Matilda.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Heifetz, Harold--Archives.
Illustration of books--England.
Engravings.
Lithographs.


Container List

Box 1

1) Quasimodo

Artist: G. Gattermolel
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

2) Death of Prince William

Artist: J. Rogers
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

3) Prince Arthur and Hubert

Artist: J. Rogers
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

4) The Admonition

Artist: Thos. Hope
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

5) Albert of Girstein

Artist: F. Smith
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

6) Albert of Girstein

Artist: E. Smith
Age: 120 years (duplicate).
Box 1

7) Albert of Girstein

Artist: E. Smith
Age: 120 years (duplicate).
Box 1

8) Roland Graemes

Artist: E. Smith
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

9) The Red Mask

Artist: T. Hope
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

10) John Knox

Artist: J. Talfourd Smyth
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

11) The Wandering Slavonian

Artist: unknown
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

12) The Two Leonoras

Artist: unknown
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

13) Pont y Phydlanfair H. Gastineau

Age: 120 years.
Box 1

14) The Admonition

Artist: Thomas Hope
Age: 120 years (duplicate).
Box 1

15) St. Augustine

Artist: H. Lemon
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

16) Bataille de Sadyman

Artist: Couche
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

17) Minna Troil

Artist: T. Hope
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

18) Aisle of the Tombs

Artist: J. Sands
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

19) Cathedral of St. Gudule

Artist: Capone
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

20) Rutland Cavern

Artist: T. Clark
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

21) Minerva and Mars

Artist: Paul Veronese
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

22) Gallery of Busts-Versailles

Artist: E. Radclyffe
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

23) The Feast of Ahasuerus

Artist: A. Carse
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

24) A Family in Heaven

Artist: J.M. Wright
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

25) On the Danube

Artist: unknown
Age: 100 years.
Box 1

26) Scene at Toledo

Artist: T.W. Knight
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

27) Ingestrie

Artist: unknown
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

28) The Abysslans

Artist: unknown
Age: 100 years.
Box 1

29) Baliol Surrendering

Artist: J. Rogers
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

30) Duke Adolph of Geldern

Artist: unknown
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

31) A Doge

Artist: unknown
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

32) Monument to Lord Byron

Artist: E. Patten
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

33) New Church Haggerstone

Artist: W. Deeble
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

34) Au Bord de la Mer

Artist: Dupeyronp
Age: 100 years.
Box 1

35) Interior of Stow Church

Artist: J.W. Lowry
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

36) Cavaliers Syrien

Artist: M. Pasini
Age: 100 years.
Box 1

37) Fall of the Ogwen

Artist: H. Lacey
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

38) View from the Druid's Altar

Artist: Luth. Denis
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

39) remains of St. Dogmael's Priory

Artist: J.C. Varrall
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

40) Upriver in Blair

Artist: P. Marzell
Age: 150 years.
Box 1

41) Hall of the Knights of St. John

Artist: unknown
Age: 100 years.
Box 1

42) Itineraine

Artist: unknown
Age: 100 years.
Box 1

43) La Manche Bridge

Artist: Hovitt
Age: 150 years.
Box 1

44) The Palmer

Artist: unknown
Age: 100 years.
Box 1

45) Tombeau de Francais

Artist: unknown
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

46) Major Bellenden

Artist: unknown
Age: 90 years.
Box 1

47) Cathedral of St. Gudule

Artist: Capone
Age: 120 years (duplicate).
Box 1

48) Minna Troil

Artist: T. Hope
Age: 120 years (duplicate).
Box 1

49) The Admonition

Artist: Thomas Hope
Age: 120 years (duplicate).
Box 1

50) Chapel of St. Gudule

Artist: T. Turnbull
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

51) The Raising of Jairus Daughter

Artist: G. Periam
Age: 100 years.
Box 1

52) Clifford Accusing Stanley

Artist: J. Rogers
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

53) The Song of Death

Artist: J. Rogers
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

54) Church of St. Bavon

Artist: Mottraro
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

55) Death of Bishop Heber

Artist: J. Sands
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

56) Lincluden College

Artist: R. Wallis
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

57) Duke of Monmouth

Artist: J. Sherratt
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

58) The Surrender of Calais

Artist: J. Araytage
Age: 120 years.
Box 1

59) The Empress Matilda

Artist: J. Rogers
Age: 120 years.