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1984

  • Work on this object began.

1985

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1993

  • We acquired this object.

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Book, Ex Libris 11: Bauhaus, 1984–85

This is a Book. It was designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen and made for (as the client) Ex Libris. It is dated 1984–85 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is lithograph on white glossy wove 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.

  • Candlestick (USA), ca. 1928
  • electro-plated nickel silver.
  • Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and General....
  • 1993-111-3

Its dimensions are

H x W: 25.3 x 17.6 cm (9 15/16 x 6 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in white, diagonally: bauhaus; in black, verso lower left: ex libris / 160A east 70 street new york 10021 (212) 249 2618

Cite this object as

Book, Ex Libris 11: Bauhaus, 1984–85; Designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen (American, 1927 - 2016); USA; lithograph on white glossy wove paper; H x W: 25.3 x 17.6 cm (9 15/16 x 6 15/16 in.); Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff; 1993-31-149

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