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Drawing, Desk, ca. 1930s

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and Donald Deskey Associates. It is dated ca. 1930s and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite; ruled border in graphite support: tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Donald Deskey and catalogued by Dr. Gail Davidson. It is credited Gift of Donald Deskey.

Its dimensions are

33.8 x 37.5 cm (13 5/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamps: Stanp in black ink at lower right: DONALD DESKEY/501 MADISON AVENUE/NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed dimensions

Cite this object as

Drawing, Desk, ca. 1930s; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite; ruled border in graphite support: tracing paper; 33.8 x 37.5 cm (13 5/16 x 14 3/4 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-739

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