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Designer:
Alvin Lustig, (American, 1915–1955)  Search this
Publisher:
New Directions Books, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Author:
Charles Baudelaire, French, 1821–1867  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph in tan and purple ink on off-white wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 17.9 x 16.3 cm (7 1/16 x 6 7/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Book cover
Object Name:
Book cover
Made in:
USA
Date:
1947
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Bookjacket design. Design on orange ground. Cover depicts three amoeba shapes with thin, wavy lines radiating from them. Shape on upper left features white amoeba shape with black radiating lines and orange spots in center. At center right, purple amoeba shape with white radiating lines. At bottom center, white amoeba shape with black radiating lines and orange spots in center.
Credit Line:
Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff
Accession Number:
1993-31-165-8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
© Elaine Lustig Cohen
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq417594128-a8f2-4902-9f78-47655d06bd87
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-31-165-8