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1930

  • Work on this object began.

1939

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2018

  • You found it!

Drawing, Desk: Seating at Center, Drawers, Top-Center, Left, and Right, Two-Drawer Stack, Left and Right, 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 × 37.4 cm (11 11/16 × 14 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in black ink at center right, DONALD DESKEY/ ASSOCIATES

It is inscribed

Inscribed dimensions in graphite throughout. Inscribed in graphite at lower right, [Deskey #] 7294. Inscribed in red colored pencil at lower left, K-#/ 1020

Cite this object as

Drawing, Desk: Seating at Center, Drawers, Top-Center, Left, and Right, Two-Drawer Stack, Left and Right, 1930s; Design Director: Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 29.7 × 37.4 cm (11 11/16 × 14 3/4 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1759

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