Leave Me Alone With the Recipes: The Life, Art, and Cookbook of Cipe Pineles
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The illustrated recipes of wildly influential yet unsung designer Cipe Pineles, introducing her delectable work in food and art to a new generation. Discovered at an antiquarian book fair, the original manuscript displayed a vibrant painting of hot pink beets and a hand-lettered recipe for borscht written -- it was hard to believe it was more than 65 years old. This was the work of a most influential graphic designer, from the twentieth century: Pineles was the first female art director at Condé Nast. Completed in 1945, the recipe collection was a keepsake of her childhood's Eastern European food. This book is a talisman of a woman, whose rich archive of drawings, recipes, diaries, and letters to loved ones, leads into a dazzling history of mid-century design, food culture, high society. Recipes for Wild Rice, Lentil Soup, Borscht, & many more, that bring back memories of simpler times, yet never go out of style. Classic recipes for going...
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