Drawing, Design for Upholstered Armchair, 1934–1935
This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and manufactured by Metallon. It is dated 1934–1935 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
It is credited
Gift of Donald Deskey.
Its dimensions are
32.9 x 38.6 cm (12 15/16 x 15 3/16 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 left: 3 [circled] M; in graphite, lower left: Revise [underlined], loose cushions; in graphite, lower center: METALLON #35; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1 1/2"—1'–0"; in red color pencil, lower right: P; in graphite, lower right: 1699; in graphite, lower right: # / 6195 [circled]; in graphite: dimensions
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Upholstered Armchair, 1934–1935; Manufactured by Metallon ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 32.9 x 38.6 cm (12 15/16 x 15 3/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-230