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Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Medium:
White crayon, graphite on black paper
Dimensions:
30.3 × 22.8 cm (11 15/16 × 9 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1940–1945
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Study of a figure, possibly for the poster "You Can Set His Spirit Free," a war relief advertisement. Rendered in white outline, a seated figure facing frontally, seemingly dressed in Army fatigues, holding a canteen cup. The figure looks slightly to the left, downwards.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-854
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/kq48f87f681-4814-4ff5-aa6c-72b87e0ef361
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1963-39-854