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Drawing, Design for End Table

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and Donald Deskey Associates and drafted by K. and manufactured by K., Kroehler Manufacturing Co. and Widdicomb Furniture Company. It is dated September 30, 1933 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite, yellow and brown color pencil 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

29.7 x 37 cm (11 11/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamps: Small stamp in red ink at lower right: DONALD DESKEY/ 145 WEST 57TH STREET/ NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at upper right: W. Inscribed in graphite at lower left: K. 9/30/33 Inscribed dimensions Inscribed in red color pencil at lower right: P

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for End Table; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite, yellow and brown color pencil on tracing paper; 29.7 x 37 cm (11 11/16 x 14 9/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-133

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