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At the center of Elly Gross’s many years of activity as a graphic designer and educator was the Hebrew letter. In every area of her graphic work – the design of commercial logos, posters, and above all, of dust jackets, lettering was the central, dominant, and in many cases, only element.

 

 

 

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  • ["HaKalkalah HaEretz Yisraelit BeHitpathutah"], Study for a dust jacket. Ink on photographic paper, 1944.
    The Palestine Economy and its Development
  • A book of poems in Hebrew by Israel Manor, 1968, Study for a dust jacket. Ink on paper.
  • Watercolor and gouache on paper, 1951.
    Study for the cover of "HaSadeh Lanoar" (a monthly review for the young devoted to agricultural education).
  • "Moses", a novel by Sholem Asch, Study for a dust jacket. Gouache on paper, 1953.
  • Dust jackets of books published by Levin-Epstein Publishing. Letterpress, 1945-1947.
  • Study for a dust jacket. Ink on photographic paper, 1945.
    Encyclopedia of Talmudic and Gaonic Literature
  • The Albeck Edition of The Mishna - Study for a dust jacket. Ink on paper, 1952
  • The dust jacket of The Tribes of Israel, a book by Aryeh Tartakower. Offset print, 1965