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Finding Aid for the Renate Druks Collection of Material by and Relating to Anaïs Nin, 1953-1977
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Renate Druks Collection of Material by and Relating to Anaïs Nin,
    Date (inclusive): 1953-1977
    Collection number: 1308
    Creator: Druks, Renate
    Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
    Abstract: Renate Druks is a Southern California film director and scenic designer. The collection contains letters to Renate Druks from Anaïs Nin, three photocollages by Druks, 29 sketches by Renate's son, Peter Loomer Druks, photographs and negatives, a review of the Diary of Anaïs Nin by Renate Druks, and manuscripts by Nin.
    Language: English
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    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.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging 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.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    William and Victoria Dailey, purchase.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Renate Druks Collection of Material by and Relating to Anaïs Nin (Collection 1308). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Biography

    Druks is a Southern California film director and scenic designer; her films include Painter's journal (12 minutes) and Space boy (1973), which was an entry at the Cannes Film Festival.

    Scope and Content

    Collection contains letters to Renate Druks from Anaïs Nin, three photocollages by Druks, 29 sketches by Renate's son, Peter Loomer Druks, photographs and negatives, and a review of the Diary of Anaïs Nin by Renate Druks. Also contains manuscripts by Nin, including material relating to Portrait in three dimensions, and the screenplay, Collages, co-authored with Druks.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Druks, Renate--Archives.
    Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977.
    Druks, Peter Loomer--Archives.
    Women motion picture producers and directors--California, Southern.
    Authors, American--20th century.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    Manuscripts for publication.
    Sketches.