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Poster, Aloha Hawaii, 1953

This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) Pan American World Airways. It is dated 1953 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

107 × 76.2 cm (42 1/8 × 30 in.)

It is signed

Signed in yellow ink, lower right, under image: E. McKnight Kauffer

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, lower left: Copyright 1953 PAN AMERICAN WORLD AIRWAYS INC.; lower right: Litho. In U. S. A.

Cite this object as

Poster, Aloha Hawaii, 1953; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; offset lithograph on paper, lined; 107 × 76.2 cm (42 1/8 × 30 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-127

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