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1946

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1997

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2015

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Drawing, Portrait of Edgar Allan Poe, 1946

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer. It is dated 1946 and we acquired it in 1997. Its medium is brush and gouache on off-white paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was catalogued by Julie Pastor and Kristina Parsons. It is credited Gift of Grace Schulman.

Its dimensions are

27.8 × 20.9 cm (10 15/16 × 8 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Portrait of Edgar Allan Poe, 1946; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; brush and gouache on off-white paper; 27.8 × 20.9 cm (10 15/16 × 8 1/4 in.); Gift of Grace Schulman; 1997-134-11

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