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Poster, Orient Line Cruises

This is a Poster. It was designed by E. McKnight Kauffer and printed by John Waddington Ltd. and made for (as the client) Orient Line, Anderson, Green & Company Ltd.. It is dated 1934 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.

Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

101.6 × 63.8 cm (40 × 25 1/8 in.)

It is signed

Printed in script, in white ink, upper left: E McKnight Kauffer / 34. [underlined]

It is inscribed

Printed in blue ink, lower right: JOHN WADDINGTON LTD. LEEDS & LONDON

Cite this object as

Poster, Orient Line Cruises; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; offset lithograph on paper; 101.6 × 63.8 cm (40 × 25 1/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-77

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