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1930

  • Work on this object began.

1940

  • Work on this object ended.

1963

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Study of an Abstract Bird, ca. 1935

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer. It is dated ca. 1935 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is graphite, brush and gouache on thin paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Edward McKnight Kauffer and catalogued by Kristina Parsons. It is credited Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer.

Its dimensions are

11.4 × 9.4 cm (4 1/2 × 3 11/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study of an Abstract Bird, ca. 1935; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; graphite, brush and gouache on thin paper; 11.4 × 9.4 cm (4 1/2 × 3 11/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-672

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