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1953

  • Work on this object began.

1993

  • We acquired this object.

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Book Cover, Bookjacket Design for "Camino Real" by Tennessee Williams, 1953

This is a book cover. It was designed by Alvin Lustig. It is dated 1953 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is felt tip pen and black ink on off-white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

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

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Its dimensions are

H x W: 34.5 x 28.4 cm (13 9/16 x 11 3/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Imprinted from top to Bottom in black ink: CAMINO/ REAL/ TENNESSEE WILLIAMS/ NEW DIRECTIONS

Cite this object as

Book Cover, Bookjacket Design for "Camino Real" by Tennessee Williams, 1953; Designed by Alvin Lustig (American, 1915–1955); felt tip pen and black ink on off-white wove paper; H x W: 34.5 x 28.4 cm (13 9/16 x 11 3/16 in.); Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff; 1993-31-153

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