Poster, Publicity Pays on the Underground, 1931–1932
This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and printed by Waterlow & Sons, Ltd. and made for (as the client) Underground Electric Railways of London Company Ltd.. It is dated 1931–1932 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is offset lithograph on wove 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
76.1 × 50.8 cm (29 15/16 × 20 in.)
It is signed
Signed in script, in blue ink, right of hands: E. McKnight Kauffer. ’31.
It is inscribed
Printed in black ink, lower left: 211—5,000—4-2-32.; lower right: WATERLOW & SONS LIMITED. LONDON. DUNSTABLE & WATFORD.
Cite this object as
Poster, Publicity Pays on the Underground, 1931–1932; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; offset lithograph on wove paper; 76.1 × 50.8 cm (29 15/16 × 20 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-48