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1937

  • Work on this object began.

1975

  • We acquired this object.

2019

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Drawing, Harold S. Anderson House: Lighting Fixture for Glass Top Desk, March 31, 1937

This is a Drawing. It was manufactured by Greenpoint and from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and made for (as the client) Harold Spurrier Anderson. It is dated March 31, 1937 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is graphite, black ink, and red color pencil 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

H x W: 101.6 x 67.3 cm (40 in. x 26 1/2 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 in stamp, lower right: 8555/F.S./ANDERSON, OLSSON/DILLM./3.31.37, 4/1/37, 1, BLAUFOR/4/20/37, 1, GREENPOINT; dimensions, materials, instructions in graphite

Cite this object as

Drawing, Harold S. Anderson House: Lighting Fixture for Glass Top Desk, March 31, 1937; Manufactured by Greenpoint ; USA; graphite, black ink, and red color pencil on tracing paper; H x W: 101.6 x 67.3 cm (40 in. x 26 1/2 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-974

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