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Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Client:
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Founded 1929  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
143 × 75.2 cm (56 5/16 × 29 5/8 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1949
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
At center, an abstracted figure in silhouette stands frontally, aiming a bow and arrow to the right. The figure’s facial features are abstractly rendered in white. Text above and below the central image, in alternating lines of red and black: THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART / MARCH 15–April 17 [text positioned to the left of the figure] / 28th ANNUAL NATIONAL EXHIBITION / OF ADVERTISING AND EDITORIAL ART / ART DIRECTORS CLUB OF NEW YORK.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-121
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq484005294-0311-4d16-a3b9-0cae0dd491d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1963-39-121