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1924

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1963

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Poster, Bushey Park by Tram, 1924

This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and printed by Vincent Brooks, Day & Son and made for (as the client) Underground Electric Railways of London Company Ltd.. It is dated 1924 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

73.4 × 50.3 cm (28 7/8 × 19 13/16 in.)

It is signed

Printed in script, in gray ink, center right: E. McKnight Kauffer ‘24.

It is inscribed

Printed in gray ink, lower right: OFFSET / de LUXE [squared]; VINCENT / BROOKS [squared]; 543 1000 23-4-24 Printed in black ink, lower right: OFFSET / DE LUXE; VINCENT / BROOKS; 543 1000 23-4-24

Cite this object as

Poster, Bushey Park by Tram, 1924; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; offset lithograph on paper, lined; 73.4 × 50.3 cm (28 7/8 × 19 13/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-27

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