Drawing, Design for Chest of Drawers
This is a Drawing. It was overseen (as design director) by Donald Deskey and from the office of Donald Deskey and manufactured by BL-S-W. It is dated September 1, 1933 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
35 × 37.2 cm (13 3/4 × 14 5/8 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamp in black ink, lower left: DONALD DESKEY / 501 MADISON AVENUE / NEW YORK CITY; in black ink, lower right: DONALD DESKEY / 145 WEST 57TH STREET [crossed out] / NEW YORK CITY later stamp in black ink, lower right: DONALD DESKEY / ASSOCIATES
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: BL.-S.W / 9/1/33; in graphite, lower left: 4 [circled]; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1"=1'–0"; in red color pencil, lower right: P; in graphite, lower right: # / 7446 [circled]; in graphite: dimensions, view
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; 35 × 37.2 cm (13 3/4 × 14 5/8 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1799