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Designer:
Carin Goldberg, American, 1953 – 2023  Search this
Artist:
Garnett Puett, American, b. 1959  Search this
Author:
Susan Sontag, American, 1933–2003  Search this
Publisher:
Anchor Books, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
20.3 × 27.8 cm (8 in. × 10 15/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Book cover
Object Name:
Book cover
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1991
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Book jacket design for "The Benefactor," part of Susan Sontag series. On gray ground, a black and white photoillustration of a sculptural work by Garnett Pruett depicting a male figure. Surrounding the image, a winding rectangular line in red. Author's name in green text above, title in red text within pale yellow rectangle below. At spine, author's name in black text, title in red text within pale yellow rectangle, publisher's name and colophon (logo) in black at bottom. At back cover, printed text description and excerpts from reviews. Credits at lower left, bar code at lower right.
Credit Line:
Gift of Steven Heller
Accession Number:
1996-74-112
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4f9cc3ae7-e9c0-41da-8877-6a7a6e9bb6b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1996-74-112