Vivid Imaginations: the History of the McLoughlin Bros.

Art of the Book 2013

Keynote Lecture : “Vivid Imaginations: the History of the McLoughlin Bros.”

Date: 2pm, Saturday, September 28, 2013
Location: John Carter Brown Library, 94 George St., Providence, R.I.
Contact: Kate Lentz at kate@ribook.org

Laura E. Wasowicz, Curator of Children’s Literature at the American Antiquarian Society, will profile the firm that pioneered color printing technologies in the mid-19th century and gave us the children’s picture book as we now know it.

 

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