Print, Subway Posters Perform
This is a Print. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) New York Subway Advertising Company. It is dated 1948 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Mrs. Edward McKnight Kauffer.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer.
Its dimensions are
26.9 × 14 cm (10 9/16 × 5 1/2 in.)
It is signed
Printed in script, in white ink, bottom left of image: E. McKnight Kauffer
It is inscribed
In black text, at bottom margin: NEW YORK SUBWAYS ADVERTISING CO., INC. / 630 Fifth Avenue, New York 20, N. Y.
Cite this object as
Print, Subway Posters Perform; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; lithograph on paper; 26.9 × 14 cm (10 9/16 × 5 1/2 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-166-a