See more objects with the color dimgrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1929

  • Work on this object began.

1939

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2019

  • You found it!

Drawing, Design for Radio Cabinet, ca. 1934

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and manufactured by Stow-Davis Furniture Company. It is dated ca. 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

38.5 x 31.5 cm (15 3/16 x 12 3/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: NOTE! VENEER PANELS BOTH SIDES ALSO EDGES / WITH FORMICA / [torn] DETAIL [torn]; in graphite, center right: No perspective wanted; in green color pencil, center right: 8148 [circled]; in graphite, lower left: 9; in green color pencil, lower right: $; in graphite, lower right: Superceded; in graphite: dimensions, materials, specifications, views; in graphite on verso, lower right: Stow-Davies

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Radio Cabinet, ca. 1934; Manufactured by Stow-Davis Furniture Company ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 38.5 x 31.5 cm (15 3/16 x 12 3/8 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-900

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18627347/ |title=Drawing, Design for Radio Cabinet, ca. 1934 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=25 May 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>