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1929

  • Work on this object began.

1934

  • Work on this object ended.

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  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Design for Adjustable Drafting Table, ca. 1931

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and Donald Deskey. It is dated ca. 1931 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite, yellow color pencil 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

33.6 x 39.3 cm (13 1/4 x 15 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed dimensions, instructions, materials, calculations Inscribed in pen and black ink at lower left to lower center: 45.00 metal frame. + 5.00 with top stretcher-30. [----] Inscribed on verso at lower right: 9-6897/9-6898

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Adjustable Drafting Table, ca. 1931; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite, yellow color pencil on tracing paper; 33.6 x 39.3 cm (13 1/4 x 15 1/2 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-749

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