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Drawing, Design for Snap-Together Play Shapes, 1960–1965

This is a Drawing. It was drafted by Earl E. Hoyt Jr. and from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and made for (as the client) Union Carbide Corporation. It is dated 1960–1965 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is black marker, graphite stick on newsprint. 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

30.1 x 46.1 cm (11 7/8 x 18 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscrined in black marker, upper left: SNAP TOGETHER / PLAY SHAPES

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Snap-Together Play Shapes, 1960–1965; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; black marker, graphite stick on newsprint; 30.1 x 46.1 cm (11 7/8 x 18 1/8 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1580

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