Anonymous But Unforgotten

Christie McDonald
The Proustian Fabric: Associations of Memory

Each text constitutes an endpoint and a link with others.

There is no credit for the book’s designer. Pity. It’s work that deserves a name to be named.

Look at the title page which opens at the fold with the facing frontispiece. It provides a graphic interpretation of the move from a mass of detail to a smooth structure of meaning.

Frontispiece - The Proustian Fabric: Associations of Memory by Christie McDonaldTitle Page - The Proustian Fabric: Associations of Memory by Christie McDonald

The cover features a detail of a dress fabric by Mariano Fortuny — given a proper provenance note inside.

Cover - The Proustian Fabric: Associations of Memory by Christie McDonald

The other of the link is sometimes absent. But the hand of the designer is always present.

And so for day 3013
12.03.2015

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