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1929

  • Work on this object began.

1934

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, End Table

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and Donald Deskey and manufactured by Valentine-Seaver Company. It is dated 1929–1934 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite 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

33.2 x 37 cm (13 1/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamp in black ink at lower left: DONALD DESKEY/ 145 WEST 57TH STREET/ NEWYORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at lower left: V. & S.; inscribed with dimensions; inscribed in graphite in lower right: SCALE 1 1/2"=1'0"/7767/C [circled]; inscribed in red color pencil at lower right: P

Cite this object as

Drawing, End Table; Manufactured by Valentine-Seaver Company ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 33.2 x 37 cm (13 1/16 x 14 9/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1315

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