See more objects with the color darkslategrey darkolivegreen darkkhaki sienna palegoldenrod or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1960

  • Work on this object began.

1993

  • We acquired this object.

2014

2015

2022

  • You found it!

Book Cover, I Remember

This is a Book cover. It was designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen and written by Boris Pasternak. It is dated 1960 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: 18.2 x 23.9 cm (7 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in black, vertically, front cover lower left: elaine lustig; in black and red, at top: BORIS / PASTERNAK; in black and red, lower center: I remember; in black, below: SKETCH FOR AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Meridian Books M100 $1.35

Cite this object as

Book Cover, I Remember; Designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen (American, 1927–2016); Written by Boris Pasternak (Russian, 1890–1960); USA; lithograph on off-white wove paper; H x W: 18.2 x 23.9 cm (7 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.); Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff; 1993-31-13

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18645003/ |title=Book Cover, I Remember |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=9 December 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>