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Poster, Near Waltham Cross by Tram

This is a Poster. It was designed by E. McKnight Kauffer and printed by Sanders Phillips and Company, Ltd. at The Baynard Press 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. 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, In Watford
  • lithograph.
  • The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of The Lauder Foundation, Leonard....
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Its dimensions are

76.1 × 50.5 cm (29 15/16 × 19 7/8 in.)

It is signed

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

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, lower left: No. 674 1000 6-24; lower center: Sanders Phillips and Co., Ltd., THE BAYNARD PRESS, Chryssell Road, S.W.9.

Cite this object as

Poster, Near Waltham Cross by Tram; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; offset lithograph on paper; 76.1 × 50.5 cm (29 15/16 × 19 7/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-29

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