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Drawing, Studies for Various Campaigns, ca. 1948

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) American Airlines and New York Subway Advertising Company. It is dated ca. 1948 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is graphite on tracing 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

30.2 × 23 cm (11 7/8 × 9 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Studies for Various Campaigns, ca. 1948; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 30.2 × 23 cm (11 7/8 × 9 1/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-615

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