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1953

  • Work on this object began.

2001

  • We acquired this object.

2011

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2021

  • You found it!

Magazine Cover, Art Digest

This is a Magazine cover. It was graphic design by Alvin Lustig. It is dated August 1953 and we acquired it in 2001. Its medium is lithograph on newsprint. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Susan Lustig Peck.

Its dimensions are

31.1 x 22.9 cm (12 1/4 x 9 in. )

It is inscribed

Printed vertically in black ink, upper left: ART Digest; lower right: AUGUST 1953 FIFTY CENTS.

Cite this object as

Magazine Cover, Art Digest; Graphic design by Alvin Lustig (American, 1915–1955); USA; lithograph on newsprint; 31.1 x 22.9 cm (12 1/4 x 9 in. ); Gift of Susan Lustig Peck; 2001-29-73

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