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Letterhead, Elaine Lustig, 160 East 70th Street, New York, NY, ca. 1955

This is a Letterhead. It was designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen. It is dated ca. 1955 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is letterpress on ivory 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: 26.7 x 18.4 cm (10 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: Crane & Company bond Dalton Mass

It is inscribed

Printed in brown, upper right: Elaine Lustig / 160 East 70 Street / New York 21 / Rhinelander 4-7869

Cite this object as

Letterhead, Elaine Lustig, 160 East 70th Street, New York, NY, ca. 1955; Designed by Elaine Lustig Cohen (American, 1927–2016); USA; letterpress on ivory wove paper; H x W: 26.7 x 18.4 cm (10 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.); Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff; 1993-31-96

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