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1932

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1963

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Drawing, Stage Design: Act I, Scene 3 and Act II, Scene 1, for "Othello"

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and written by William Shakespeare and produced by Ernest Milton. It is dated 1932 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is color crayon on black 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 × 22.6 cm (10 15/16 × 8 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in white crayon, center left: RAIL [sketch of rail]; center right: Part 1. Act I. Scene III; lower right: Part 2. Act. II. Scene I.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Stage Design: Act I, Scene 3 and Act II, Scene 1, for "Othello"; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; color crayon on black paper; 27.8 × 22.6 cm (10 15/16 × 8 7/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-183

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