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1936

  • Work on this object began.

1975

  • We acquired this object.

2020

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Drawing, Brown Palace Hotel: Ninth Floor Plan and Furniture Layout, 1936

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates. It is dated 1936 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is graphite on tracing paper, double ruled border in graphite. 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

H x W: 45.7 x 86.4 cm (18 x 34 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: SECTION 9TH FLOOR PLAN - BROWN PALACE HOTEL - SHOWING FURNITURE AND DECORATIONS SCALE 1/4"=1'/HAVENS INTERIORS - CONSULTANT ARCHITECTS AND DECORATORS; upper center: TREMONT ST.; center left: 17TH ST; upper left in rounded room: LIBRARY - PINE PANELED/RUG BLUE GREEN CUTRAINS/GREEN AND BIEGE/FURNITURE PICKLED MHG.; at right: LIVING ROOM PINE DADO/WALL PAPER ABOVE. RUG/GREEN. CURTAINS BEIGE/CASE WORK . MAPLE; at right: LIVING ROOM DADO MAPLE . WALLS/YELLOW - RUG.BROWN-CURTAINS YELLOW/AND BROWN-CASE WORK MAPLE; at right: BED/DADO PAINTED BIEGE-WALLS LIGHT/YELLOW RUG BROWN-FURNITURE/MAPLE-CURTAINS CORAL; at right: LIVING ROOM. DADO WALNUT-HORIZONTAL/STRIPE PAPER-CASE WORK WALNUT-RUG BROWN-CURTAINS VERMILLION; lower, far left: BED ROOM. CHAIR AND BASE/PAINTED GR. WALL GREEN AND TAN/PAPER. CURTAINS GREEN/ALL CASE WORK MAPLE RUG/GREEN. 3 VENETIAN BLINDS; at right: FIXTURES MING GREEN/WALLS 31" HIGH DARK MHG/ABOVE CREAM 7'2"/RUBBER TILE/FLOOR; at right: KITCHEN WHITE/GREEN AND/BLACK/LINOLEUM FLOOR; at right: KITCHEN CREAM/BLACK AND GREEN/LINOEUM FLOOR; at right: PAINT CREAM/RUBBER TILE FLOOR; at right: DRESSING ROOM PAINTED/BEIGE BROWN AND VERMILLION/RUBBER TILE FLOOR; at right: KITCHEN WHITE/RED AND BROWN/LINOLEUM FLOOR

Cite this object as

Drawing, Brown Palace Hotel: Ninth Floor Plan and Furniture Layout, 1936; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite on tracing paper, double ruled border in graphite; H x W: 45.7 x 86.4 cm (18 x 34 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-410

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