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Drawing, Design for Water Saucer Toy

This is a Drawing. It was drafted by Earl E. Hoyt Jr. and from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and made for (as the client) Union Carbide Corporation. It is dated 1960–1965 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite stick, black marker on newsprint. 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

30.5 x 45.9 cm (12 x 18 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "WATER SAUCER" TOY; in graphite, center left: FLOATING SAUCER [directional arrow]; in graphite, lower left: SEAT [directional arrow]; in graphite, lower right: [directional arrow] LEGS ARE FREE / TO MOVE CRAFT.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Water Saucer Toy; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite stick, black marker on newsprint; 30.5 x 45.9 cm (12 x 18 1/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1581

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