Drawing, Design for Chest of Drawers
This is a Drawing. It was overseen (as design director) by Donald Deskey and manufactured by Valentine-Seaver Company and Kroehler Manufacturing Co. and from the office of Donald Deskey. It is dated 1930–1934 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is graphite, red 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
(irregular): 30.1 × 37.5 cm (11 7/8 × 14 3/4 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamp in black ink, lower right: DONALD DESKEY / 145 WEST 57TH STREET / NEW YORK CITY; later stamp in black ink, center: DONALD DESKEY / ASSOCIATES
It is inscribed
Inscribed in red color pencil, upper right: V.-S. [??]; in graphite, center right: 5 Drawers [circled]; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1"=1'–0"; in red color pencil, lower right: P; in graphite, lower right: # / 7248 [circled]; in graphite: dimensions
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Chest of Drawers; Design Director: Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite, red color pencil on tracing paper; (irregular): 30.1 × 37.5 cm (11 7/8 × 14 3/4 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1791