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Poster, Winter Sports

This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) American Airlines. It is dated 1948 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is offset lithograph on paper, lined. 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.

  • Poster, The Chap-Book (Blue Lady)
  • color zincograph on thin cream wove paper.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Gilbert W. Chapman and Ely Jacques Kahn.
  • 2003-6-1

Its dimensions are

107.1 × 79.2 cm (42 3/16 × 31 3/16 in.)

It is signed

Printed in script in black ink, right edge: E.McKnight Kauffer

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, lower left: LITHO IN U.S.A.

Cite this object as

Poster, Winter Sports; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; offset lithograph on paper, lined; 107.1 × 79.2 cm (42 3/16 × 31 3/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-144

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