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1934

  • Work on this object began.

1935

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2019

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Drawing, Design for Sideboard, 1934–1935

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and made for (as the client) Stow-Davis Furniture Company. It is dated 1934–1935 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite 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

33.6 x 38 cm (13 1/4 x 14 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: 7796 [circled]; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1"=1'-0"; in red color pencil, lower right: P; in graphite: dimensions Inscribed on verso in graphite at lower right: Stow-Davies(in script)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Sideboard, 1934–1935; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 33.6 x 38 cm (13 1/4 x 14 15/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-108

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