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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, Design for Bed: Details, 1929–1934

This is a Drawing. It was 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

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

It has the following markings

Stamp in black ink, lower left: DONALD DESKEY / 145 WEST 57TH STREET / NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: 9 [circled]; in graphite, lower center: FOR FURTHER DETAILS SEE / DRAW. NO. 7522; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1"–1'-0"; in red color pencil, lower right: P; in graphite, lower right: 7522 / SPEC. [circled]; in graphite: dimensions, materials, views

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Bed: Details, 1929–1934; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 33.5 x 37.9 cm (13 3/16 x 14 15/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-46

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