Drawing, Design for Low Bookcase
This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and drafted by K. and K. and manufactured by Kroehler Manufacturing Co.. It is dated September 30, 1930 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 36.5 cm (11 5/16 x 14 3/8 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamp in black ink, lower left: DONALD DESKEY / 145 WEST 57TH STREET / NEW YORK CITY
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: NOTE! / BASE TO FIT IN OPEN TOP / WOOD COMB.#2 OF BEDROOM #7246 / ANDAMAN KOA & BLACK LACQUER; in graphite, lower left: K. 9/30/33; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1"–1'-0"; in red color pencil, lower right: P; in graphite, lower right: 7360 [circled]; in graphite: dimensions, materials, components
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Low Bookcase; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper ; 28.8 x 36.5 cm (11 5/16 x 14 3/8 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-867