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Book Cover, I Remember, 1960

This is a book cover. It was written by Boris Pasternak and designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen and made for (as the client) Meridian Books. 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 and Dave Slatoff and catalogued by Julia Pastor. 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, 1960; Designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen (American, 1927 - 2016); 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

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