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Drawing, Armchair, Upholstered, October 17, 1933

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and manufactured by Luce Furniture Company. It is dated October 17, 1933 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

33.3 × 37.5 cm (13 1/8 × 14 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

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

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at lower left: LUCE 10/17/33 Inscribed in graphite circled at lower left: 2

Cite this object as

Drawing, Armchair, Upholstered, October 17, 1933; Manufactured by Luce Furniture Company ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 33.3 × 37.5 cm (13 1/8 × 14 3/4 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-354

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