Patricia Curtan is an illustrator, designer, and printmaker. She has had a long association with Chez Panisse Restaurant in Berkeley, California as cookbook illustrator, designer, and co-author; and cook.
Menus for Chez Panisse — a collection of letterpress and linoleum-block special occasion menus printed for the restaurant over several decades — was published by Princeton Architectural Press in 2012.
Other books (by Alice Waters) illustrated and designed by Curtan include: The Art of Simple Food II; The Art of Simple Food; Chez Panisse Fruit; Chez Panisse Vegetables.
Two suites of limited-edition linoleum-block prints of Fruits and Vegetables are available (some images in the suites are sold out). Please view the prints on the Vegetable Prints and Fruit Prints pages. For size and price information, see the Prints Price List page. If interested, please contact:
pcurtan [at] gmail [dot] com