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Poster, Well Done! 11 World Records, Villiers, ca. 1928

This is a Poster. It was designed by E. McKnight Kauffer and produced by W.S. Crawford Ltd. and made for (as the client) The Villiers Engineering Company. It is dated ca. 1928 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is lithograph on paper, lined. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Marion Dorn Kauffer. It is credited Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer.

Its dimensions are

76.1 × 50.7 cm (29 15/16 × 19 15/16 in.)

It is signed

Printed in script, in blue ink, bottom left margin: E. McK.Kauffer.

It is inscribed

Printed in blue ink, lower left: THE VILLIERS ENGINEERING COMPANY LIMITED, WOLVERHAMPTON.; lower right: DESIGNED & PRODUCED BY W.S. CRAWFORD LTD.

Cite this object as

Poster, Well Done! 11 World Records, Villiers, ca. 1928; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); England; lithograph on paper, lined; 76.1 × 50.7 cm (29 15/16 × 19 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-75

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