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1934

  • Work on this object began.

1944

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1963

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Drawing, Study for Wartime Poster, ca. 1939

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer. It is dated ca. 1939 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is pastel on thin 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.

Its dimensions are

38.5 × 31 cm (15 3/16 × 12 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for Wartime Poster, ca. 1939; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; pastel on thin paper; 38.5 × 31 cm (15 3/16 × 12 3/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-591

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