Poster, Contact with the World, Use the Telephone, 1934
This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer. It is dated 1934 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is offset ithograph on paper, lined. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
Its dimensions are
74.9 × 49.2 cm (29 1/2 × 19 3/8 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamp in purple ink, upper left: MADE IN ENGLAND
It is signed
Printed in script, in blue ink, lower center: E. McKnight Kauffer ‘34
It is inscribed
Printed in black ink, lower right: PRD 66; lower left: GPO [crowned and encircled]
Cite this object as
Poster, Contact with the World, Use the Telephone, 1934; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; offset ithograph on paper, lined; 74.9 × 49.2 cm (29 1/2 × 19 3/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-62
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition How Posters Work.