Drawing, Design for Desk with Drop Leaves and Built-In Compartments, ca. 1936
This is a Drawing. It was overseen (as design director) by Donald Deskey and from the office of Donald Deskey. It is dated ca. 1936 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite, color pencil on tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Donald Deskey.
Its dimensions are
25 × 33.8 cm (9 13/16 × 13 5/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Later stamp in black ink at center right, parallel to margin: DONALD DESKEY / ASSOCIATES
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1"—1'–0"; in graphite, lower right: P; in graphite: dimensions, view, components [including: PHONE BOX, OUTLET FOR LIGHT, ASHES & CIGARETTES, BUZZER, CIGAR LIGHTER, METAL LINED DRAWER FOR WASTE PAPER, and DROP END)
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Desk with Drop Leaves and Built-In Compartments, ca. 1936; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite, color pencil on tracing paper; 25 × 33.8 cm (9 13/16 × 13 5/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1780