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Drawing, Design for Desk, April 6, 1935

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and Donald Deskey. It is dated April 6, 1935 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 37.3 cm (13 3/8 x 14 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

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

It is inscribed

Inscribed dimensions Inscribed in graphite at lower right margin: 5/6/35

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Desk, April 6, 1935; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 34 x 37.3 cm (13 3/8 x 14 11/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-742

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