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Drawing, Design for Monorail, MacArthur Airport, Long Island, NY, 1968

This is a Drawing. It was created by Russell Heston and from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and drafted by Russell Heston and made for (as the client) MacArthur Airport. It is dated 1968 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite, white conte crayon on tracing paper laid down on gray wove paper mounted on illustration board. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Donald Deskey and catalogued by Rachel Hunnicutt. It is credited Gift of Donald Deskey.

Its dimensions are

50 x 64.5 cm (19 11/16 x 25 3/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in graphite, lower right: R Heston

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: 66x; inscribed in graphite, upper center: 10 [circled]

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Monorail, MacArthur Airport, Long Island, NY, 1968; Russell Heston (American, b. 1929); USA; graphite, white conte crayon on tracing paper laid down on gray wove paper mounted on illustration board; 50 x 64.5 cm (19 11/16 x 25 3/8 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1509

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