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1955

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1975

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1988

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Drawing, Streetlight Design, New York City: Street View, ca. 1960s

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Donald Deskey and engineered by Alexander Lurkis and from the office of Donald Deskey Associates. It is dated ca. 1960s and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite, black crayon, brush and white gouache, watercolor on cream illustration board. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Donald Deskey and catalogued by Dr. Gail Davidson and Eleonore Kissel. It is credited Gift of Donald Deskey.

Its dimensions are

54.3 x 43 cm (21 3/8 x 16 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Streetlight Design, New York City: Street View, ca. 1960s; Designed by Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite, black crayon, brush and white gouache, watercolor on cream illustration board; 54.3 x 43 cm (21 3/8 x 16 15/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1669

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