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1960

  • Work on this object began.

1965

  • Work on this object ended.

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  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Design for Snap-Together Chair, 1960–1965

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and Donald Deskey and drafted by Earl E. Hoyt Jr. and made for (as the client) Union Carbide Corporation. It is dated 1960–1965 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is black marger, graphite, red crayon on newsprint. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Donald Deskey. It is credited Gift of Donald Deskey.

Its dimensions are

30 x 46.2 cm (11 13/16 x 18 3/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in red crayon, upper center: 1 [circled] / 2 [circled]; in red crayon, center right: [arrow] | 2 [circled] / 1 [circled]

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Snap-Together Chair, 1960–1965; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; black marger, graphite, red crayon on newsprint; 30 x 46.2 cm (11 13/16 x 18 3/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1531

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