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Object Timeline

1937

  • Work on this object began.

1975

  • We acquired this object.

2021

  • You found it!

Drawing, Jones: Coffee Table, April 9, 1937

This is a Drawing. It was manufactured by Company of Master Craftsmen and from the office of Donald Deskey Associates. It is dated April 9, 1937 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is graphite, green color pencil and black ink on tracing 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: 99.1 x 78.7 cm (39 x 31 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamp in black ink, lower right: DONALD DESKEY/630 FIFTH AVENUE/NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite in stamp, lower right: 8610/F.S./JONES., DILLM./OLSSON/4.9.37, 4/9/37, 1, MASTER; inscribed in graphite, left of stamp: 1 COFFEE TABLE 43 1/2" x 24" x 19"/SOLID STRAIGHT GRAIN WALNUT UPRIGHTS/& WALNUT BURL/TOP - TUFLEX GLASS 1/2" THICK; dimensions, materials, instructions in graphite

Cite this object as

Drawing, Jones: Coffee Table, April 9, 1937; Manufactured by Company of Master Craftsmen (United States); USA; graphite, green color pencil and black ink on tracing paper; H x W: 99.1 x 78.7 cm (39 x 31 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-932

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