Drawing, Design for Bed
This is a Drawing. It was drafted by K. and K. and from the office of Donald Deskey and manufactured by Valentine-Seaver Company and Kroehler Manufacturing Co. and made for (as the client) Kroehler Manufacturing Co.. It is dated September 30, 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
It is credited
Gift of Donald Deskey.
Its dimensions are
33.5 x 36.7 cm (13 3/16 x 14 7/16 in.) Torn, lower margin
It has the following markings
Stamp in black ink, lower right: DONALD DESKEY / 145 WEST 57TH STREET / NEW YORK CITY
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite, upper right: BED – A 6; in graphite, lower left: K. / 9/30/33; in graphite, lower left: V. + S. / 10/17/33; in graphite, lower left: WHITE MAPLE & MAHOGANY / SOLID; in graphite script, lower left: 1 3/4" Round Ball except on Dressing Table mirror / which are 1 1/4" Dia.; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1"=1'-0"; in graphite, lower right: 7562 [circled]; in graphite: dimensions, materials
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Bed; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 33.5 x 36.7 cm (13 3/16 x 14 7/16 in.) Torn, lower margin; Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-52