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1935

  • Work on this object began.

1943

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Table, 1935–1943

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and Donald Deskey. It is dated 1935–1943 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

34.5 x 37.5 cm (13 9/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

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

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at lower left: SELECTED WHITE OAK OR WHITE ASH/ ESTIMATE QUANTITY 6 Inscribed dimensions

Cite this object as

Drawing, Table, 1935–1943; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 34.5 x 37.5 cm (13 9/16 x 14 3/4 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1142

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