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Poster, CIO Supports, ca. 1944

This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) Congress of Industrial Organizations. It is dated ca. 1944 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is 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

43.4 × 28 cm (17 1/16 × 11 in.)

It is signed

Printed in script, in brown ink, at center top: E. McKnight Kauffer

It is inscribed

In black ink, lower right margin: [S. A. No. 1. Union Label New York stamp]

Cite this object as

Poster, CIO Supports, ca. 1944; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; lithograph on paper, lined; 43.4 × 28 cm (17 1/16 × 11 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-113-b

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