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1933

  • Work on this object began.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

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  • You found it!

Drawing, Armchair, Wood, Upholstered

This is a Drawing. It was drafted by K. and manufactured by K., Kroehler Manufacturing Co. and Valentine-Seaver Company and from the office of Donald Deskey. It is dated 1933 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 donated by Donald Deskey. It is credited GIft of Donald Deskey.

Its dimensions are

29.2 x 36.6 cm (11 1/2 x 14 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

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

It is inscribed

Inscribed in red color pencil at upper margin, right: V. & S. - D - 1 Inscribed in graphite at lower left: K 9/30/33 Inscribed dimensions Inscribed in red color pencil at lower right: P

Cite this object as

Drawing, Armchair, Wood, Upholstered; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 29.2 x 36.6 cm (11 1/2 x 14 7/16 in.); GIft of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-285

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