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1973

  • Work on this object began.

1993

  • Work on this object ended.

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Book Cover, The Sonnets to Orpheus, ca. 1983

This is a book cover. It was designed by Carin Goldberg and written by Rainer Maria Rilke and Stephen Mitchell and published by Simon and Schuster. It is dated ca. 1983 and we acquired it in 1996. Its medium is offset lithograph on cream wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Carin Goldberg and catalogued by Julia Pastor. It is credited Gift of Carin Goldberg.

Its dimensions are

24.6 x 14 cm (9 11/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Book Cover, The Sonnets to Orpheus, ca. 1983; Designed by Carin Goldberg (American, b. 1953); USA; offset lithograph on cream wove paper; 24.6 x 14 cm (9 11/16 x 5 1/2 in.); Gift of Carin Goldberg; 1996-89-1

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