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1919

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1963

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Poster, Exhibition of Modern Art, 1919

This is a Poster. It was designed by E. McKnight Kauffer and printed by Dangerfield Printing Company Ltd. and made for (as the client) The London Group. It is dated 1919 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.

Its dimensions are

76 × 50.5 cm (29 15/16 × 19 7/8 in.)

It is signed

Printed in script, in black ink, center left: EMcK.K. 19 –

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, lower left: THE DANGERFIELD PRINTING CO. LTD. LONDON.

Cite this object as

Poster, Exhibition of Modern Art, 1919; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; offset lithograph on paper, lined; 76 × 50.5 cm (29 15/16 × 19 7/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-17

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