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1934

  • Work on this object began.

2018

2019

  • We acquired this object.

2021

  • You found it!

Model 3427 Desk

This is a desk. It was designed by Gilbert Rohde and manufactured by Herman Miller Furniture Company. It is dated ca. 1934 and we acquired it in 2019. Its medium is east india laurel, satin-finished chrome-plated steel, stained wood, glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of the Estate of Michael Smith.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 73.7 × 111.8 × 48.3 cm (29 × 44 × 19 in.)

Cite this object as

Model 3427 Desk; Designed by Gilbert Rohde (American, 1894–1944); east india laurel, satin-finished chrome-plated steel, stained wood, glass; H x W x D: 73.7 × 111.8 × 48.3 cm (29 × 44 × 19 in.); Gift of the Estate of Michael Smith; 2019-31-5

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