Drawing, Design for Upholstered Armchair
This is a drawing. It was overseen (as design director) by Donald Deskey and manufactured by Metallon and from the office of Donald Deskey. It is dated 1934–1935 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
27.3 × 37.8 cm (10 3/4 × 14 7/8 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamp in black ink, lower left: DONALD DESKEY / 501 MADISON AVENUE / NEW YORK CITY
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite, lower center: Metallon #36; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1 1/2"—1'–0"; in red color pencil, lower right: P; in graphite, lower right: 6350 [circled]; in graphite and red color pencil: dimensions
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Upholstered Armchair; Design Director: Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite, red color pencil on tracing paper; 27.3 × 37.8 cm (10 3/4 × 14 7/8 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-1895