Contact with the World, Use the Telephone

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Poster depicts a blue Earth with a large black telephone handset against it at an angle. In blue block type, in diagonal on picture plane: CONTACT / WITH THE WORLD. In block type outlined in blue ink, in diagonal on the picture plane: USE THE; below, in all-black: TELEPHONE
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Designer
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954
Client
British General Post Office, London, England
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. E. McKnight Kauffer
Medium
Offset lithograph on paper, lined
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
made in
London, England, United Kingdom
1934
Type
graphic design
Object Name
Poster
Type
Poster
Accession Number
1963-39-62