Record Cover, The Suites for Orchestra by J.S. Bach, 1952
This is a Record cover. It was designed by Alvin Lustig and music composed by Johann Sebastian Bach and made for (as the client) Haydn Society. It is dated 1952 and we acquired it in 2001. Its medium is lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
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Its dimensions are
35.6 x 37.1 cm (14 x 14 5/8 in.) Mat: 40.6 × 55.9 cm (16 × 22 in.)
It is signed
Signed in printed black script, right: lustig
It is inscribed
Printed in white, on black background at center right: J. S. BACH; in black, on orange band at center left: THE SUITES FOR ORCHESTRA; in white, on blue background at left: Number One in C major / Number Two in B minor Jean-Pierre Rampal, Flute / THE HEWITT ORCHESTRA; in black, lower left: © HAYDN SOCIETY / Collection Discophiles Français HSL-90 Record 1 of Two Records
Cite this object as
Record Cover, The Suites for Orchestra by J.S. Bach, 1952; Music composed by Johann Sebastian Bach (German, 1685 - 1750); lithograph on paper; 35.6 x 37.1 cm (14 x 14 5/8 in.) Mat: 40.6 × 55.9 cm (16 × 22 in.); Gift of Susan Lustig Peck; 2001-29-77
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Esperanza Spalding Selects.