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Drawing, Study for a Motif, Earls Court, October 11, 1936

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) London Passenger Transport Board. It is dated October 11, 1936 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is brush and black, white gouache, graphite on paper. 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

27.8 × 26.3 cm (10 15/16 × 10 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for a Motif, Earls Court, October 11, 1936; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; brush and black, white gouache, graphite on paper; 27.8 × 26.3 cm (10 15/16 × 10 3/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-530

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