Cincinnati Art Museum Celebrates The Art & Illustrations Of Hamilton's Robert McCloskey

Jul 20, 2018

Credit Robert McCloskey, Illustration for Make Way for Ducklings (detail), Viking Press, The May Massee Collection, Emporia State University Special Collections and Archives, Emporia State University. © 1941, 1969 Robert McCloskey, u

Robert McCloskey was born in Hamilton in 1914 and went on to become a renowned illustrator and artist, best known for writing and illustrating popular children's books. 

An exhibit of his work entitled Make Way for Ducklings: The Art of Robert McCloskey, is now open at the Cincinnati Art Museum and Emily Holtrop, the curator of the exhibit, talks more about it with Jane Durrell.