Philip Grushkin

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Please note that this bio was last published in the 1979 or 1980 City Calendar
It may be seriously out of date, and appreciates any contribution to update it.

Philip Grushkin

Philip Grushkin
Nationality American
Home town Englewood, NJ

Philip Grushkin - is a free lance book designer, educator, and calligrapher. A former art director and vice president of Harry N. Abrams, Inc., he designed many outstanding art books, including the original edition of "History of Art" by H.W.Janson. He served as cartographer in the Office of Strategic Services during World War II. Mr. Grushkin is a frequent lecturer on the book arts, and has spoken at the Englewood Library and in the “Book Arts Series” at FDU. He is listed in Who’s Who in American Art, and is a member of the Grolier Club, the Typophile and a vice president of the American Printing History Association. [1]


  1. Staff Writer. "1979 City of Englewood Calendar". Calendar. City of Englewood.