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1930

  • Work on this object began.

1939

  • Work on this object ended.

1963

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Study for a Caricature of Charlie Chaplin, 1930–1939

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer. It is dated 1930–1939 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is graphite, black crayon on thin 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

25.4 × 20.2 cm (10 × 7 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for a Caricature of Charlie Chaplin, 1930–1939; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; graphite, black crayon on thin paper; 25.4 × 20.2 cm (10 × 7 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-1009

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