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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 Chest of Drawers, 1929–1934

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

29.3 x 36.7 cm (11 9/16 x 14 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamps: 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 dimensions, instructions, materials Inscribed in graphite circled at lower left: 9 Inscribed in red color pencil at lower right: P

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Chest of Drawers, 1929–1934; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 29.3 x 36.7 cm (11 9/16 x 14 7/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-621

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