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Book, Ben Benn: Painter, 1965

This is a book. It was designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen and made for (as the client) The Jewish Museum. It is dated 1965 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is offset lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 24.3 × 21.6 × 0.2 cm (9 9/16 × 8 1/2 × 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in black, upper right: BEN BENN: Painter / The Jewish Museum

Cite this object as

Book, Ben Benn: Painter, 1965; Designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen (American, 1927 - 2016); offset lithograph on paper; H x W x D: 24.3 × 21.6 × 0.2 cm (9 9/16 × 8 1/2 × 1/16 in.); Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff; 1993-31-136

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