Drawing, Study for an Advertisement, Orient Line
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 June 20, 1934 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is graphite, brush, and gouache on heavy wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Mrs. Edward McKnight Kauffer.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer.
Its dimensions are
28.7 × 23 cm (11 5/16 × 9 1/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamp in ink, verso: DESIGNED BY / 20 JUN 1934 / MCK KAUFFER
It is signed
Signed in blue gouache, lower center: McK.K.
Cite this object as
Drawing, Study for an Advertisement, Orient Line; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; graphite, brush, and gouache on heavy wove paper; 28.7 × 23 cm (11 5/16 × 9 1/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-553