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Poster, Post Office Savings, Bank Your Money Here, 1937

This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) British General Post Office. It is dated 1937 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

76.2 × 50.8 cm (30 × 20 in.)

It is signed

Printed in script, in black ink, lower right: E. McKnight Kauffer 37

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, lower right: P.B.26.

Cite this object as

Poster, Post Office Savings, Bank Your Money Here, 1937; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; offset lithograph on paper; 76.2 × 50.8 cm (30 × 20 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-85

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