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Drawing, Cabinet and Open Shelves Unit, 1930s

This is a Drawing. It was overseen (as design director) by Donald Deskey. It is dated 1930s 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

29.7 × 36.6 cm (11 11/16 × 14 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in black ink at lower right, DONALD DESKEY/ 145 WEST 57TH STREET/ NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, dimensions and materials, throughout. Inscribed in graphite at lower right [Deskey] # 7428. Inscribed in red colored pencil at lower right, P.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Cabinet and Open Shelves Unit, 1930s; Design Director: Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 29.7 × 36.6 cm (11 11/16 × 14 7/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1730

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