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Poster, Orient Line to Australia, 1935

This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) Orient Line, Anderson, Green & Company Ltd.. It is dated 1935 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is offset lithograph on 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

101.7 × 63.4 cm (40 1/16 × 24 15/16 in.)

It is signed

Printed in script, in black ink, center right: E. McKnight Kauffer.

Cite this object as

Poster, Orient Line to Australia, 1935; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; offset lithograph on paper; 101.7 × 63.4 cm (40 1/16 × 24 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-76

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