Drawing, Design for Drawer Pull
This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and made for (as the client) Widdicomb Furniture Company. It is dated 1929–1934 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
28.8 x 37 cm (11 5/16 x 14 9/16 in.)
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 orange color pencil, upper right: W.B. in graphite, lower left center: DO NOT INCLUDE WOOD; in graphite, lower left center: SAME HANDLE AS ON # 756; ingraphite, lower right: # 6117 [circled]; in graphite, lower right: "A" & "B"; in graphite: dimensions, materials, instructions
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Drawer Pull; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 28.8 x 37 cm (11 5/16 x 14 9/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-757