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Object Timeline

1930

  • Work on this object began.

1939

  • Work on this object ended.

1975

  • We acquired this object.

2020

  • You found it!

Drawing, Donald Deskey Office: Ash Tray and Stand, 1930s

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates. It is dated 1930s and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is graphite and black ink 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: 62.9 x 48.9 cm (24 3/4 x 19 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamp in black ink, lower right: DONALD DESKEY/630 FIFTH AVENUE/NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: F.S.D. ASH RECEIVER; center right: MAKE 2.; lower right corner: #6506; dimensions, materials, instructions in graphite

Cite this object as

Drawing, Donald Deskey Office: Ash Tray and Stand, 1930s; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite and black ink on tracing paper, double ruled border in graphite; H x W: 62.9 x 48.9 cm (24 3/4 x 19 1/4 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-772

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