Awards & Winners

Katherine Milhous

Date of Birth 27-November-1894
Place of Birth Philadelphia
(Pennsylvania, United States of America, Area code 215, Area code 267, Area codes 215 and 267)
Nationality United States of America
Profession Book Designer, Illustrator, Writer
Katherine Milhous was an American artist, illustrator, and writer. She is known best as the author and illustrator of The Egg Tree, which won the 1951 Caldecott Medal for U.S. picture book illustration. Born into a Quaker family active in the printing industry in Philadelphia, Milhous is also known for her graphic designs for the Works Progress Administration. Her work has been exhibited at the 1939 New York World's Fair and at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

Awards by Katherine Milhous

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Caldecott Medal
Honored for : The Egg Tree

Nominations 1951 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Caldecott Medal The Egg Tree