Poster, Explorers Prefer Shell, You Can Be Sure of Shell
This is a Poster. It was designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer and made for (as the client) Shell-Mex and BP Ltd.. It is dated 1934 and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is offset lithograph on paper, lined. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
Its dimensions are
73.7 × 111.8 cm (29 × 44 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamp in purple ink, lower left: MADE IN ENGLAND
It is signed
Printed in script, in black ink, lower right: E. McKnight Kauffer–34.
It is inscribed
In black ink, lower right: 433.
Cite this object as
Poster, Explorers Prefer Shell, You Can Be Sure of Shell; Designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer (American, active England, 1890–1954); USA; offset lithograph on paper, lined; 73.7 × 111.8 cm (29 × 44 in.); Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer; 1963-39-64