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1930

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1940

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Drawing, Study for Imperial Airways Advertisement, ca. 1935

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) Imperial Airways Ltd.. It is dated ca. 1935 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is brush and black gouache, graphite, red crayon 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

16.2 × 9.5 cm (6 3/8 × 3 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for Imperial Airways Advertisement, ca. 1935; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; brush and black gouache, graphite, red crayon on thin paper; 16.2 × 9.5 cm (6 3/8 × 3 3/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-668

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