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Creator:
Edward McKnight Kauffer, 1890–1954, American, active in Britain (1914–40)
Commissioned by Royal Dutch Shell Co., founded in 1907, British
Title:

Official for Winter: Double Shell Lubricating Oil

Date:
1936
Medium:
Gouache maquette
Dimensions:
Image: 10 3/8 x 22 3/8 inches (26.3 x 56.8 cm) and Frame: 18 1/16 x 29 3/4 x 13/16 inches (45.9 x 75.5 x 2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, upper left: "Official For Winter" ; upper right: "Double | SHELL | Lubricating Oil" ; lower right: "FOR VAUXHALL | MORRIS SINGER | AUSTIN HUMBER | HILLMAN WOLSELEY"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Henry S. Hacker, Yale BA 1965
Copyright Status:
© Under Copyright
Accession Number:
B2008.26.9
Classification:
Posters
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
advertisement | automobile | figure | mannequin | oil | running | still life | winter
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:59830
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