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1950

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2001

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Book Cover, Under Western Eyes by Joseph Conrad

This is a Book cover. It was published by New Directions Books. It is dated 1950 and we acquired it in 2001. Its medium is offset lithograph on thin glossy paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Susan Lustig Peck.

  • Book Cover, The Longest Journey
  • offset lithograph in blue and black ink on off-white shiny wove paper.
  • Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff.
  • 1993-31-165-2

Its dimensions are

18.4 x 13.0 cm (7 1/4 x 5 1/8 in. )

It is signed

Signature printed, lower right: lustig.

It is inscribed

Printed vertically in white ink, center: under western eyes. Printed horizontally in black ink, center: JOSEPH CONRAD.

Cite this object as

Book Cover, Under Western Eyes by Joseph Conrad; Published by New Directions Books ; USA; offset lithograph on thin glossy paper; 18.4 x 13.0 cm (7 1/4 x 5 1/8 in. ); Gift of Susan Lustig Peck; 2001-29-13

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