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1930

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1940

  • Work on this object ended.

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Drawing, Study for an Advertisement or Brochure, Orient Liners

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) Orient Line, Anderson, Green & Company Ltd.. It is dated ca. 1935 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is brush and blue, yellow, and black gouache 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

22.9 × 20.3 cm (9 × 8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, recto, upper right: 1; verso, upper left: 2; upper center: Tourist and Tourist B.; center: Orion Deck. [check mark]

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for an Advertisement or Brochure, Orient Liners; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); Client: Orient Line, Anderson, Green & Company Ltd.; USA; brush and blue, yellow, and black gouache on paper.; 22.9 × 20.3 cm (9 × 8 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-563

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