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Creator:
Edward McKnight Kauffer, 1890–1954, American, active in Britain (1914–40)
Commissioned by London Transport, 1937–2004, British
Printed by The Baynard Press, British
Title:
Exhibition of Modern Silverwork
Date:
1938
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 x 12 1/2 inches (25.4 x 31.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In black type, top of image, center: "EXHIBITION OF"; in larger black type, slightly below the center of the image: "MODERN SILVERWORK"; beneth, right: "GOLDSMITHS' HALL | FOSTER LANE ECS"; in small black type beneath: "10AM - 7:30PM" "ADMISSION FREE". In small blue type, left side of image, bottom: "NEAREST STATIONS | ST. PAULS AND MANSION HOUSE". In small gray type, in center of image, left: "JULY 4 TO 16". In tiny gray type, along bottom edge of image, right: "The Baynard Press, London". In graphite, next to "PAULS," a gray check. In sky blue pen and ink, upper right corner of image: "E. McKnight Kauffer, hon. R.D.I. [does not look like a signature, probably added later on top of the print]".

Lettered, upper center: "EXHIBITION OF"; center left: "JULY 4 TO 16"; lower center: "MODERN SILVERWORK"; lower right: "GOLDSMITHS' HALL | FOSTER LANE E C 2 | 10AM-7:30PM ADMISSION FREE"; lower left: "NEAREST STATIONS | ST. PAULS AND MANSION HOUSE"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Henry S. Hacker, Yale BA 1965
Copyright Status:
© TfL
Accession Number:
B2000.8.32
Classification:
Posters
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abstract art | advertisement | architectural subject | collage
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Art for All - British Posters for Transport (The Wolfsonian Museum, 2011-04-15 - 2011-08-14)

Art for All - British Posters for Transport (Musée de l'Imprimerie, 2010-10-13 - 2011-02-15)

Art for All - British Posters for Transport (Yale Center for British Art, 2010-05-27 - 2010-08-15)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:48759
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