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1934

  • Work on this object began.

1975

  • We acquired this object.

2019

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Drawing, George C. and Eleanor Hutton Rand Apartment: Dining Table, July 11, 1934

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and manufactured by Schmieg, Hungate & Kotzian, Inc. and made for (as the client) George C. Rand and Eleanor Hutton Rand. It is dated July 11, 1934 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is graphite, red color pencil, and black ink on tracing paper. 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

106.3 x 217.3 cm (41 7/8 x 85 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamp in black ink at lower right: DONALD DESKEY/501 MADISON AVENUE/NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at lower right margin: DINING TABLE; inscribed in graphite with dimensions, instructions, materials throughout; inscribed in graphite in stamp: 6171; F.S.; R. JOB / THUYA & BRUSHED / CHROM. / ETCHED MIRROR; Olsson / DALMAR / DC.[overlapping] / 7/11/34; 8/9/34 / 1 S.H'K.

Cite this object as

Drawing, George C. and Eleanor Hutton Rand Apartment: Dining Table, July 11, 1934; Manufactured by Schmieg, Hungate & Kotzian, Inc. (United States); USA; graphite, red color pencil, and black ink on tracing paper; 106.3 x 217.3 cm (41 7/8 x 85 9/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-725

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