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1930

  • Work on this object began.

1934

  • Work on this object ended.

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  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Design for Vanity with Round Mirror, 1930–1934

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and Donald Deskey and drafted by K. and manufactured by Kroehler Manufacturing Co. and K.. It is dated 1930–1934 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

28.9 x 36.6 cm (11 3/8 x 14 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamps: Small stamp in black ink at lower right: DONALD DESKEY/145 WEST 57th STREET/NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed dimensions Inscribed in red color pencil at upper right: K.-1-B Inscribed in graphite circled at lower right: out Inscribed in red colored pencil at lower right: P

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Vanity with Round Mirror, 1930–1934; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 28.9 x 36.6 cm (11 3/8 x 14 7/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1465

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