|Trina Schart Hyman|
Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA
Location of death: Lebanon, NH
Cause of death: Cancer - Breast
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Bisexual
Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Children's book illustrator
Educated at Philadelphia College of Art, and Boston Museum School of Fine Arts. Hyman lived in Sweden for two years in the 1960s and attended art college there as well. While she was there, Astrid Lindgren offered her a job illustrating a children's book. In all, Hyman has illustrated over one hundred children's books, primarily fairy tales. She has lived in New Hampshire for over thirty years.
Father: Albert H. Schart
Mother: Margaret Doris Bruck
Husband: Harris Hyman (engineer, m. 1959, div. 1968)
Daughter: Katrin Tchana (b. 1963)
University: Philadelphia Museum College of Art (attended 1956-59)
University: Boston Museum School of Fine Arts (1960)
University: Swedish State Art School, Stockholm, Sweden
Caldecott Medal 1984 for Saint George and the Dragon
Risk Factors: Smoking, Arthritis
The Sleeping Beauty, 1977, AUTHOR: Trina Schart Hyman, DETAILS: Little Brown & Co.
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