26 February 2011

To Serve



8 comments:

JXG said...

A NY institution, almost gone. Does Viand still use this cup? I used to have a t-shirt with this design on it. And it's always been my pleasure to serve.

My Affair with Michael Bastian said...

Yummy!

Tug said...

the tradition is alive and well at abraço in the east village.

La Maison Fou said...

My pleasure too!
I like the mod version from MOMA.
Humm,
Service in general is something to be desired these days. I am glad this cup still serves.
L.

The Skinny Guinea said...

A perfect expression of the motto of this fine blog: "Not as good as it was..."

Anonymous said...

The gentleman who designed this cup passed away a year or so ago.

Anonymous said...

Leslie Buck, the designer of this cup, passed away this past April.
From the New York Times:

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/30/nyregion/30buck.html

tintin said...

Anons- Thank you both.