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Film Form and The Film Sense

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Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Cover design for "Film Form and The Film Sense," by Sergei Eisenstein. Cover features white ground with two photographs of empty silver film reels, arranged vertically. The titles of the two published works wrap around the wheels in the form of a reverse S-curve, in printed red and blue text. At back cover, printed critical reviews in black.
Designer
Elaine Lustig Cohen, American, 1927–2016
Client
Meridian Books, New York, New York, USA
Author
Sergei Eisenstein, Russian, 1898–1948
Date
1957
Credit Line
Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff
Medium
Lithograph on paper
Type
albums (bound) & books
Object Name
Book cover
Type
Book cover
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Accession Number
1993-31-26
designed in
New York, NY, USA