Poster, The North Downs, 1915, printed 1916
This is a Poster. It was designed by E. McKnight Kauffer and printed by Johnson, Riddle & Company Ltd. and made for (as the client) Underground Electric Railways of London Company Ltd.. It is dated 1915, printed 1916 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
Mrs. Edward McKnight Kauffer.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer.
Its dimensions are
76.2 × 51.2 cm (30 × 20 3/16 in.)
It is signed
Monogram printed in script, in green ink, lower right: E / K / 1915 [squared]
It is inscribed
Printed in black ink, lower left: ELECTRIC RAILWAY HOUSE, BROADWAY, WESTMINSTER, S.W. No. 633-1500-1-16.; lower right: JOHNSON, RIDDLE & CO., LTD., LONDON, S.E.
Cite this object as
Poster, The North Downs, 1915, printed 1916; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; offset lithograph on paper, lined; 76.2 × 51.2 cm (30 × 20 3/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-15