Baskin, Leonard, 1922-2000 (sculptor)
Leonard Baskin (1922-2000), sculptor
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
1 typescript letter signed with manuscript annotations enclosing a copy of Sylvia Plath's poem 'Burning the Letters', illustrated by Leonard Baskin and published by the Rainbow Press and a small annotated cutting.
Advertisement from the Gehenna Press for their publication of 'Howls and Whispers' (2 copies).
Advertisement from the Gehenna Press for their publication of 'The Oresteia of Aeschylus: A New Version' by Ted Hughes.
1 manuscript letter signed. Hughes asks about a good area for sea trout fishing and mentions that Leonard Baskin has bought a house in Devon.
Letters from many American and English poets and scholars, 1940-80; occasional manuscripts and typescripts of poetry; 18 letters on The Sandpipers; and a collection of letters of poets and writers, 1856-c.1950.
Obituary of Leonard Baskin from The Times. The obituary talks about his work with Ted Hughes.
Colour photographs of a relief panel in fibreglass, coloured to resemble bronze, of Ted Hughes and a crow. The panel was made in 1978 but it is not known when the photograph was taken.
Head and shoulders drawing of Ted Hughes in black pen and grey wash on buff textured paper by Leonard Baskin. Signed and dated by Baskin in lower right hand corner.
Recording of a conversation between Baskin and Hughes in which they talk about their collaborations on such works as 'Crow' and 'Cave Birds'. The recording was unpublished until 2009 when Noel Chanan put the recording with pictures to create a video documentary.
Poem by Ted Hughes, drawing by Leonard Baskin from the sequence 'Cave Birds'. Signed by Ted Hughes and Leonard Baskin.
- ARCHON code (for CUL materials)
- Archives and MSS Dept. (GBR/0012) 1