See more objects with the color darkslategrey darkgrey brown or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • Work on this object began.


  • Work on this object ended.


  • We acquired this object.




  • You found it!

Envelope, The Conference Press

This is a Envelope. It was graphic design by Alvin Lustig. It is dated late 1930s–early 1940s and we acquired it in 2001. Its medium is letterpress on off-white laid paper with adhesive. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Susan Lustig Peck.

Its dimensions are

9.8 x 19.1 cm (3 7/8 x 7 1/2 in. )

It is inscribed

Printed horizontally in black ink, left center: THE CONFERENCE PRESS; printed vertically in black ink, center: 440 NORTHER HARPER AVENUE LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA.

Cite this object as

Envelope, The Conference Press; Graphic design by Alvin Lustig (American, 1915–1955); USA; letterpress on off-white laid paper with adhesive; 9.8 x 19.1 cm (3 7/8 x 7 1/2 in. ); Gift of Susan Lustig Peck; 2001-29-40

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Envelope, The Conference Press |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=27 March 2023 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>