Collection contains material associated with the book 'Ballet Shoes', illustrated by Ruth Gervis and written by her sister, Noel Streatfeild. Material is largely comprised of original pencil drawings, but also includes a performance licence and printed illustrations.
Ruth Gervis Collection
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Created by Ruth Gervis in the course of her illustration career.
Material has been arranged as follows:
RG/01: Ballet Shoes
RG/01/01: Finished pencil illustrations
RG/01/02: Printed illustrations
RG/01/03: Unused illustrations
RG/01/04: Performance licence
RG/01/05: Unidentified illustration
Accessible to all researchers, by appointment only.
Material has been appraised.
Material was purchased by Seven Stories from John Williams Children's and Illustrated Books in 2000.