Marcia Joan Brown
(1918 - 2015)
Marcia Joan Brown was active/lived in New York, California. Marcia Brown is known for children's book illustration, woodcuts, collage, drawings, paintings.
Biography Marcia Joan Brown
Following is The New York Times obituary of Marcia Brown.
Marcia Brown, Picture-Book Illustrator, Dies at 96
By Margalit Fox, May 6, 2015
As an illustrator, Marcia Brown employed a diverse range of styles and media, including woodcuts, collage, pen-and-ink drawings, watercolors and gouache.
Marcia Brown, a children’s book illustrator who was a three-time winner of the Caldecott Medal, her field’s highest honor, died on April 28 at her home in Laguna Hills, Calif. She was 96.
Her death was announced by Simon & Schuster, which published several of her books.
One of the country’s most lauded picture-book artists, Ms. Brown illustrated dozens of titles. For some, she also wrote the text; for m
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