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Catalog Data

Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Client:
American Airlines, Fort Worth, Texas, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on paper, lined
Dimensions:
107.1 × 79.2 cm (42 3/16 × 31 3/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Date:
1948
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Poster for American Airlines advertising places to travel for winter sports. At center, a snowman wearing a red scarf, black top hat, and eye patch, holding a pine tree branch and a ski pole, in a snowy landscape. In black and white text, upper center: AMERICAN AIRLINES; in multicolored text, across poster: CALIFORNIA / SWITZERLAND / SCANDINAVIA / CANADA / NEW ENGLAND / WINTER SPORTS [American Airlines logo].
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-144
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/kq4c87a74c1-73e0-417f-8ccf-c7b1cd6d645b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1963-39-144