Drawing, Design for Drawer Pull
This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and made for (as the client) Valentine-Seaver Company and made for Kroehler Manufacturing Co.. It is dated 1929–1934 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is graphite, blue color pencil on tracing paper . It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Donald Deskey.
Its dimensions are
29.7 x 37 cm (11 11/16 x 14 9/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamp in black ink, lower right: DONALD DESKEY / 145 WEST 57TH STREET / NEW YORK CITY; in red, lower right: DONALD DESKEY / 145 WEST 57TH STREET / NEW YORK CITY
It is inscribed
Inscribed in red color pencil, upper right margin: V. & S. B-3; in graphite, lower left: POLISHED CHROME & BAKELITE; in graphite: # / 6106 [encircled]
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Drawer Pull; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite, blue color pencil on tracing paper ; 29.7 x 37 cm (11 11/16 x 14 9/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-129