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Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Client:
Shell-Mex and BP Ltd., London, England  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, red, black, and blue color pencil on graph paper
Dimensions:
4.8 × 9 cm (1 7/8 × 3 9/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
London, England, United Kingdom
Date:
ca. 1939
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Study for a Shell advertisement. In black sans-serif type, at lower left: SHELL. To the left in blue serif type: U; to the right: A. Four diagonally-oriented red stripes bisect the blue "A". Above this grouping, 10 black stars are superimposed over an oval-shaped, blue ground. A vertical black line runs down the left side of the page, and a horizontal black line runs across the bottom of the page.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-549
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/kq46bbf2043-b027-4f63-a2d5-6a26653306de
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1963-39-549