|Title:||Ben Stahl collection of Gone With the Wind Illustrations|
|Quantity:||1.3 Linear feet (5 folders and 1 oversized box; MS 822 and MS 826 in 1 half box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of letters, biographical material, sales material, booklets, and articles about the edition of Gone with the Wind illustrated by Ben Stahl and published by MacMillan in 1961 as the twenty-fifth anniversary edition.|
Painter, author, illustrator, and lecturer, Ben Stahl (1910-1987) won a scholarship to the Art Institute of Chicago at age 12. At 16, Stahl had work accepted for the International Watercolor Show at the Art Institute. Stahl won more than 25 medals including the Saltus Gold Medal, illustrated more than 750 stories for the Saturday Evening Post, and illustrated and/or wrote several books... Stahl taught at the Art Institute of Chicago, American Academy of Art, New York Art Students' League, Brooklyn's Pratt Institute, as well as numerous universities. "Ben Stahl." Western Art Collection. http://pearcecollections.us/westernart/artists/stahl.php (Retrieved December 10, 2008)
Arranged in chronological order.
Ben Stahl collection of Gone with the Wind Illustrations, MS 822. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.