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1933

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Drawing, Two Chairs & Ottoman

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

Its dimensions are

29.7 x 37.1 cm (11 11/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamps: Stamp in red ink at lower right: DONALD DESKEY/ 145 WEST 57TH STREET/ NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at upper center: TWO CHAIRS AND OTTOMAN 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, Two Chairs & Ottoman; Office of Donald Deskey Associates ; USA; graphite on tracing paper; 29.7 x 37.1 cm (11 11/16 x 14 5/8 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-587

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