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Designer:
Carin Goldberg, American, 1953 – 2023  Search this
Artist:
Neil Flewellen, probably American, active late 20th and early 21st century  Search this
Author:
Robert Olen Butler, American, b. 1945  Search this
Publisher:
Henry Holt and Company, Inc., New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
21.6 × 14 cm (8 1/2 × 5 1/2 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Book cover
Object Name:
Book cover
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1992
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Book jacket design for "A Good Scent from a Srange Mountain." On white ground, illustration at center left in collage style featuring scraps of a variety of materials, including: a row of high-heeled shoes in bright colors, an abstract rainbow-colored shape, a river scene with forest on either side, the head of a male figure, a brown napkin-like texture, and three repeated photoillustrations of a temple and landscape in different colorways. Author's name printed in brown text, superimposed above lower portion of illustration. The book's title in black, squiggling in an irregular line at upper left and along right edge, accompanied by curving lines.
Credit Line:
Gift of Steven Heller
Accession Number:
1996-74-102
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq472a0d2d1-662f-4911-a7c2-e90a7850210d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1996-74-102