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1929

  • Work on this object began.

1934

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Armchair, Upholstered, 1929–1934

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Donald Deskey and from the office of Donald Deskey. It is dated 1929–1934 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

34 x 37.9 cm (13 3/8 x 14 15/16 in.)

It has the following markings

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

It is inscribed

Inscribed dimensions Inscribed in red color pencil at lower right: P

Cite this object as

Drawing, Armchair, Upholstered, 1929–1934; Designed by Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 34 x 37.9 cm (13 3/8 x 14 15/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-386

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