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1927

  • Work on this object began.

1937

  • Work on this object ended.

1963

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

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Drawing, Costume Design: Ariel (Possibly), for "The Tempest"

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and written by William Shakespeare. It is dated ca. 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

31.3 × 24.1 cm (12 5/16 × 9 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Costume Design: Ariel (Possibly), for "The Tempest"; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; color crayon on black paper; 31.3 × 24.1 cm (12 5/16 × 9 1/2 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-212

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