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Object Timeline

1930

  • Work on this object began.

1939

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2018

  • You found it!

Drawing, Chest: Three Drawers, Low; Attached Curved Front Panel with Long Rectangular Pulls, Off-Center, 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, red color pencil 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 × 36.7 cm (11 7/16 × 14 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in black ink: at upper left, DONALD DESKEY ASSOCIATES; at lower left, DONALD DESKEY/ 501 MADISON AVENUE/ NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at lower right: scale dimensions; [Deskey #] 7402. Inscribed in red color pencil at lower right, P

Cite this object as

Drawing, Chest: Three Drawers, Low; Attached Curved Front Panel with Long Rectangular Pulls, Off-Center, 1930s; Design Director: Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite, red color pencil on tracing paper; 29 × 36.7 cm (11 7/16 × 14 7/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1796

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