Original gouache artwork by Edward McKnight Kauffer 1925 steam locomotive

Charles Eneu Johnson, Printing Inks (Locomotive)

Edward McKnight Kauffer
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  • Condition: B+ (slight surface abrasions, unframed)
  • Date: 1925
  • Designer: Edward McKnight Kauffer (1899-1954)
  • Medium: Gouache
  • Size: 32 x 24 cm

Original, gouache, artwork designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer for the Charles Eneu Johnson Printing Ink company in 1925, depicting an early steam locomotive. Signed in the design on the front. The reverse bears the original copyright label for The Imperial Arts League, hand signed by Kauffer in ink, with a further stamp stating, 'Designed by E. McKnight Kauffer, 1925’. An astonishingly uncommon and significant item, from one of the decade’s greatest poster designers. More information about this artwork and others in the series can be found here.