Drawing, Design for Textile: "Picasso"
This is a Drawing. It was designed by Donald Deskey and drafted by Donald Deskey and from the office of Donald Deskey and made for (as the client) Lehman-Connor. It is dated 1929–1934 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is graphite on illustration board. 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
16.3 x 40.3 cm (6 7/16 x 15 7/8 in.) Loss, upper left Mat: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamp in red ink, lower left: DONALD DESKEY / 145 WEST 57TH STREET / NEW YORK CITY
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "PICASSO" / DESIGNED FOR / PERMATEX / BY DESKEY
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Textile: "Picasso"; Designed by Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on illustration board; 16.3 x 40.3 cm (6 7/16 x 15 7/8 in.) Loss, upper left Mat: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-30-2