This and 39 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Album, Donald Deskey Associates Album of Designs for Plastic Laminates.

Object Timeline

1958

  • Work on this object began.

1963

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2012

2018

2019

  • You found it!

Drawing, Design for Plastic Laminate: Lens Shapes with Dots, ca. 1960

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Donald Deskey and from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and manufactured by Westinghouse. It is dated ca. 1960 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is brush and terra cotta, gold, and blue gouache on wove paper mounted on board. 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

24.2 x 19.4 cm (9 1/2 x 7 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: D.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Plastic Laminate: Lens Shapes with Dots, ca. 1960; Designed by Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; brush and terra cotta, gold, and blue gouache on wove paper mounted on board; 24.2 x 19.4 cm (9 1/2 x 7 5/8 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1992-6

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