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1951

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Magazine Cover, American Fabrics, Fall 1951

This is a Magazine cover. It was graphic design by Alvin Lustig. It is dated Fall 1951 and we acquired it in 2001. Its medium is lithograph on heavy paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Susan Lustig Peck.

Its dimensions are

37.1 x 30.5 cm (14 5/8 x 12 in. )

It is signed

Signature printed, upper right: lustig.

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, lower left: AMERICAN FABRICS. Printed vertically in white ink, left margin: Fall 1951 Three Dollars a Copy Number Nineteen.

Cite this object as

Magazine Cover, American Fabrics, Fall 1951; Graphic design by Alvin Lustig (American, 1915ā€“1955); USA; lithograph on heavy paper; 37.1 x 30.5 cm (14 5/8 x 12 in. ); Gift of Susan Lustig Peck; 2001-29-67

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