Poster, Quickest by the Air Mail, 1933
This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) British General Post Office. It is dated 1933 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
Mrs. Edward McKnight Kauffer.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer.
Its dimensions are
75.4 × 50.4 cm (29 11/16 × 19 13/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamp in purple ink, upper left: MADE IN ENGLAND
It is signed
Printed in script, in gray ink, lower left: E. McKNIGHT KAUFFER ‘33
It is inscribed
Printed in gray, lower left: PRD 79; lower right: GPO [crowned and encircled]
Cite this object as
Poster, Quickest by the Air Mail, 1933; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; offset lithograph on paper, lined; 75.4 × 50.4 cm (29 11/16 × 19 13/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-61