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1934

  • Work on this object began.

1935

  • Work on this object ended.

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  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Design for Cabinetry or Paneling, Lady Esther Yacht, 1934–35

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and made for (as the client) Syma Cohen and Alfred Cohen. It is dated 1934–35 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is graphite on cream wove 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

H x W: 21.6 x 27.9 cm (8 1/2 x 11 in.)

It is inscribed

In graphite, center right: Rowl.; in graphite, left: dimensions

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Cabinetry or Paneling, Lady Esther Yacht, 1934–35; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on cream wove paper; H x W: 21.6 x 27.9 cm (8 1/2 x 11 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-312-6

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