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1929

  • Work on this object began.

1946

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Design for Radio Cabinet with Shelves

This is a Drawing. It was overseen (as design director) by Donald Deskey and from the office of Donald Deskey. It is dated ca. 1937 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

22.6 × 33.3 cm (8 7/8 × 13 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamp in black ink, center right: DONALD DESKEY / ASSOCIATES

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: WOOD / PALDAO & SYCAMORE / QUANTITY / 10 DOOR RIGHT / 6 DOOR LEFT; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1"—1'–0"; in graphite: dimensions, views, materials, components

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Radio Cabinet with Shelves; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 22.6 × 33.3 cm (8 7/8 × 13 1/8 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1756

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