Beni Montresor

Production Designer, Film costumer designer

1926 – 2001

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Who was Beni Montresor?

Beni Montresor was a versatile Italian artist, opera and film director, set designer, author and children's book illustrator. He won the 1965 Caldecott Medal for U.S. picture book illustration, recognizing May I Bring a Friend?. The Italian government knighted him in 1966 for his contributions to the arts.

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Born
Mar 31, 1926
Bussolengo
Also known as
  • Benito Montresor
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Nationality
  • Italy
  • Kingdom of Italy
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Died
Oct 11, 2001
Verona

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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