Drawing, Design for Low Bookcase
This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and drafted by K. and manufactured by 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
29.2 x 37 cm (11 1/2 x 14 9/16 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: K. 9/30/33/ NOTE! BASE TO FIT IN OPEN TOP. / WOOD COMB.#2 OF BEDROOM 7236 / BOMBAY ROSEWOOD & BLACK LACQUER; in graphite, lower left: 8; in red color pencil, lower right: P; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1"–1'-0"; in graphite, lower right: 7361 [circled]; in graphite: dimensions, materials
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Low Bookcase; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper ; 29.2 x 37 cm (11 1/2 x 14 9/16 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-868