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Despair / Invitation to a Beheading / King Queen Knave / Pale Fire / Speak, Memory / The Luzhin Defense

Award: Wood Pencil

Wood Pencil / Book Design / Book Front Covers / 2010

The brief was to redesign the covers for all of Vladimir Nabokov’s books. Aside from being a great writer, Nabokov was also a passionate butterfly collector. The idea for this series was to have a different designer illustrate each title using a butterfly specimen box, which they could fill using only paper and mounting pins.

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