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Poster, Festival of Music for the People, 1939

This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) Edward Clark. It is dated 1939 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is offset lithograph on paper, lined. 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

75.8 × 50.7 cm (29 13/16 × 19 15/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in purple ink, upper left: MADE IN ENGLAND

Cite this object as

Poster, Festival of Music for the People, 1939; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; offset lithograph on paper, lined; 75.8 × 50.7 cm (29 13/16 × 19 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-104

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