Book Cover (USA), 1947
This is a Book Cover. It was designed by Alvin Lustig. It is dated 1947 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is lithograph in purple and black ink on white shiny wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
It is credited
Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 19 x 16.2 cm (7 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)
It is signed
Signed in printed black ink, front cover lower left: lustig.
It is inscribed
Printed vertically in white ink, spine: NIGHTWOOD. Printed vertically in black ink, DJUNA BARNES; printed horizontally in black ink, spine lower margin within white square: NC 11. Printed in white ink, front cover center right: NIGHTWOOD; front cover lower right: djuna barnes.
Cite this object as
Book Cover (USA), 1947; Designed by Alvin Lustig (American, 1915–1955); lithograph in purple and black ink on white shiny wove paper; H x W: 19 x 16.2 cm (7 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.); Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff; 1993-31-165-14