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Book, Book of Carpet Designs

This is a Book. It was designed by Marion Dorn Kauffer and Edward McKnight Kauffer. It is dated ca. 1928 and we acquired it in 1982. Its medium is brush and watercolor, gouache on photostats on wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Daren Pierce.

Its dimensions are

bound: 20.9 x 14.8 cm (8 1/4 x 5 13/16 in.)

It is inscribed

In pen and black ink on end paper: This book is the property / of Marion Dorn / designer / 49 Chiltern Court / Baker St. / London / Copyright of all designs / reserved to the / designer.

Cite this object as

Book, Book of Carpet Designs; Designed by Marion Dorn Kauffer ((American, 1896–1964)), Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; brush and watercolor, gouache on photostats on wove paper; bound: 20.9 x 14.8 cm (8 1/4 x 5 13/16 in.); Gift of Daren Pierce; 1982-79-17

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