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Photograph, Study of a Figure with Umbrella, ca. 1944

This is a Photograph. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) Conoco Inc.. It is dated ca. 1944 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is photostat. 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

19 × 15.9 cm (7 1/2 × 6 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Photograph, Study of a Figure with Umbrella, ca. 1944; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; photostat; 19 × 15.9 cm (7 1/2 × 6 1/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-1180

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