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Tom Adrian Cracraft designs,

Title
Tom Adrian Cracraft designs, 1932-1959.
Author
Cracraft, Tom Adrian, -1963.

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Box 1Still imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Vim 2010-055 Box 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 2Still imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Vim 2010-055 Box 2Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre
Box 3Still imageSupervised useAvailable*T-Vim 2010-055 Box 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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Description
  • 17 blueprints; 23 x 23 cm.
  • 2 ceramic tiles ;
  • 3 boxes (60 drawings) : col., on paper or illustration board ;
  • 37 sketches : pencil on tracing paper ;
Genre/Form
  • Blueprints.
  • Set design drawings.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Folder list available on Internet.
Call Number
*T-Vim 2010-055
Author
Cracraft, Tom Adrian, -1963.
Title
Tom Adrian Cracraft designs, 1932-1959.
Summary
Set designs for Broadway shows from 1932-1936, including color designs on illustration board, pencil designs, sketches, elevations and ground plans on tracing paper, and blueprints. The collection also includes 2 ceramic tiles, a cartoon by T.A. Cracraft, and a caricature of him by Betancourt.
Biography
Set designer Tom Adrian Cracraft designed settings for several Broadway plays in the 1930s and 1940s, and later for Hollywood, where he also served as head of the scenic art department at Columbia Pictures. Tom Adrian Cracraft died in Los Angeles in 1963 at the age of 58. His credits on Broadway include the revivals of The Petrified Forest (1943) and Goodbye Again (1943).
Indexes
Folder list available on Internet.
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Research Call Number
*T-Vim 2010-055
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