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1934

  • Work on this object began.

1935

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Armchair, Wood, Upholstered, 1934–1935

This is a Drawing. It was manufactured by Kroehler Manufacturing Co. and from the office of Donald Deskey. It is dated 1934–1935 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 x 36.4 cm (11 7/16 x 14 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamps: Small stamp in black ink at lower right: Donald Deskey/145 West 57th Street/New York City Small stamp in black ink at lower left: Donald Deskey/145 West 57th Street/New York City

It is inscribed

Inscribed in red color pencil at upper right: KR. Inscribed dimensions, instructions Inscribed in red color pencil at lower right: P

Cite this object as

Drawing, Armchair, Wood, Upholstered, 1934–1935; Manufactured by Kroehler Manufacturing Co. ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 29 x 36.4 cm (11 7/16 x 14 5/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-289

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