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1935

  • Work on this object began.

1939

  • Work on this object ended.

1963

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Design for a Cubist Composition, 1935–1939

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer. It is dated 1935–1939 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is brush and 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

30.3 × 40.3 cm (11 15/16 × 15 7/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in brush and white gouache, lower right: E. McKnight Kauffer

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Cubist Composition, 1935–1939; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; brush and gouache, graphite on paper; 30.3 × 40.3 cm (11 15/16 × 15 7/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-976

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