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Drawing, Design for Bedroom with Giant Wall Clock, George C. and Eleanor Hutton Rand Apartment, 46 Washington Mews, New York, NY, ca. 1934

This is a Drawing. It was drafted by Donald Deskey and from the office of Donald Deskey and made for (as the client) Eleanor Hutton Rand and George C. Rand. It is dated ca. 1934 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is pen and black ink, graphite on illustration board. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled An Ultra Modern Luxury Studio.

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

Its dimensions are

33 x 43.1 cm (13 x 16 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Bedroom with Giant Wall Clock, George C. and Eleanor Hutton Rand Apartment, 46 Washington Mews, New York, NY, ca. 1934; Drafted by Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; pen and black ink, graphite on illustration board; 33 x 43.1 cm (13 x 16 15/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-11

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