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Drawing, Armchair, ca. 1936

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and Donald Deskey. It is dated ca. 1936 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

33.7 x 37.2 cm (13 1/4 x 14 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at lower left: QUANTITY - 2 FABRIC - WHITE OAK FEET - DOWN CUSHIONS Inscribed dimensions, instructions

Cite this object as

Drawing, Armchair, ca. 1936; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 33.7 x 37.2 cm (13 1/4 x 14 5/8 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-473

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