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1959

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Letterhead, Lightronics, 236 East 68th Street, New York, NY, 1959

This is a letterhead. It was designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen. It is dated 1959 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is lithograph on off-white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Tamar Cohen. It is credited Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 27.5 x 21.4 cm (10 13/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: STRATHMORE BOND/25% COTTON FIBER USA

It is inscribed

Printed in red-orange, upper right: lightronics; in black, upper center: 236 East 68 Street, New York 21, N. Y. Yukon 8-8282

Cite this object as

Letterhead, Lightronics, 236 East 68th Street, New York, NY, 1959; Designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen (American, 1927–2016); USA; lithograph on off-white wove paper; H x W: 27.5 x 21.4 cm (10 13/16 x 8 7/16 in.); Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff; 1993-31-88-1

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