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Poster, From Winter's Gloom to Summer's Joy, 1927

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 1927 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

102 × 63.5 cm (40 3/16 × 25 in.)

It is signed

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

It is inscribed

Printed in gray ink, lower left: 262-1000-9-3-27; lower right: VINCENT BROOKS, DAY & SON, LTD. LITH. LONDON. W.C.2.

Cite this object as

Poster, From Winter's Gloom to Summer's Joy, 1927; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; offset lithograph on paper, lined; 102 × 63.5 cm (40 3/16 × 25 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-40

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