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1929

  • Work on this object began.

1934

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

  • You found it!

Drawing, Corner Armchair, Wood, Up, 1929–1934

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and manufactured by Valentine-Seaver Company, Schmieg, Hungate & Kotzian, Inc. and Kroehler Manufacturing Co. and drafted by K.. It is dated 1929–1934 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

29.2 x 36.7 cm (11 1/2 x 14 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

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

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at upper margin, right: CHAIR V S Inscribed in red color pencil at upper margin, right: KR. Inscribed in graphite at lower center: K./S.H.K. Inscribed dimensions Inscribed in red color pencil at lower right: P

Cite this object as

Drawing, Corner Armchair, Wood, Up, 1929–1934; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite, red color pencil on tracing paper; 29.2 x 36.7 cm (11 1/2 x 14 7/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-278

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