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Object Timeline

1936

  • Work on this object began.

1975

  • We acquired this object.

2019

  • You found it!

Drawing, Donald Deskey Apartment: Vanity, November 20, 1936

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and made for (as the client) Donald Deskey. It is dated November 20, 1936 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is graphite 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

H x W: 83.8 x 109.2 cm (33 x 43 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: 8522/F.S./OLSSON/D., 11/20/36, 1, REED/11, 1, OFFICE; dimensions, materials, instructions in graphite

Cite this object as

Drawing, Donald Deskey Apartment: Vanity, November 20, 1936; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite and black ink on tracing paper; H x W: 83.8 x 109.2 cm (33 x 43 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-982

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