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1930

  • Work on this object began.

1934

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

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Drawing, Armchair: Wood, Upholstered, 1930–1934

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and manufactured by Kroehler Manufacturing Co.. 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 donated by Donald Deskey. It is credited Gift of Donald Deskey.

Its dimensions are

29.1 x 36.2 cm (11 7/16 x 14 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamps: Small stamp in black ink over red ink at lower right: Donald Deskey/145 West 57th Street/New York City

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at upper margin, right: K.- Inscribed in graphite each in a circle at lower left: 2/2 Inscribed in graphite at lower margin, right: 7098 Inscribed dimensions Inscribed in red color pencil at lower right: P

Cite this object as

Drawing, Armchair: Wood, Upholstered, 1930–1934; Manufactured by Kroehler Manufacturing Co. ; USA; graphite, red color pencil on tracing paper; 29.1 x 36.2 cm (11 7/16 x 14 1/4 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-262

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