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The Bookish Pigs prints

The Bookish Pigs prints

Descriptive Summary

Title: The Bookish Pigs prints
Creator: Hewitt, Kathryn
Dates: 1980
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 oversize_folders
Collection Number: ms4396
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

Six color prints that are sixteen by twenty inches. Prints feature scenes of anthropomorphic pigs interacting with books. Scenes include a book auction, an old scholar buried beneath a bookshelf, an impoverished bookseller, a drunk bookseller, book thieves being roasted, and an adaptation of Carl Spitzweg's "The Bookworm".

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], The Bookish Pigs prints, ms4396, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Color prints.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Prints, 1980