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1930

  • Work on this object began.

1940

  • Work on this object ended.

1963

  • We acquired this object.

2017

2021

  • You found it!

Drawing, Study for an Advertisement, G.E.C.

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) General Electric Company. It is dated ca. 1935 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer.

Its dimensions are

14 × 14.6 cm (5 1/2 × 5 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for an Advertisement, G.E.C.; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; graphite on paper; 14 × 14.6 cm (5 1/2 × 5 3/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-632

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