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Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on thin paper
Dimensions:
19 × 17.5 cm (7 1/2 × 6 7/8 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
London, England, United Kingdom
Date:
ca. 1935
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Study of an abstracted figure’s head and raised right arm, rendered in outline. Study is for a poster advertising the Bicycle and Motorcycle Show at Olympia Figure’s head is depicted in bottom right corner of the page, with only a crescent-moon shaped smile drawn on the face. The figure’s right arm extends up to the top left corner of the page, and is shown with palm open, and a jacket and shirt sleeve covering the arm. Faint graphite lines are seen across the page.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Accession Number:
1963-39-952
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
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/kq472401f5f-20b6-42b7-817a-1f15fa419375
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1963-39-952