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Drawing, Design for Cabinet Door Pull, ca. 1934

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey. It is dated ca. 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

39 x 30 cm (15 3/8 x 11 13/16 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 graphite: dimension

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Cabinet Door Pull, ca. 1934; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite, red color pencil on tracing paper; 39 x 30 cm (15 3/8 x 11 13/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-786

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