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Print, Soaring to Success, 1918, printed later

This is a Print. It was designed by E. McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) Daily Herald. It is dated 1918, printed later and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is offset lithograph on white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Edward McKnight Kauffer. It is credited Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer.

Its dimensions are

76.5 × 38.8 cm (30 1/8 × 15 1/4 in.)

It is signed

Printed in script, in gray ink, upper right: E.McKnight Kauffer 1918

It is inscribed

Printed in orange-yellow ink, lower right corner of composition: TBL; in black ink, lower left margin: Printed in England for Her Majesty’s Stationery Office by UDO (Litho) Ltd., London. Dd. 646737

Cite this object as

Print, Soaring to Success, 1918, printed later; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; offset lithograph on white wove paper; 76.5 × 38.8 cm (30 1/8 × 15 1/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-1229

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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