Drawing, Design for Sideboard
This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey and manufactured by Kroehler Manufacturing Co. and drafted by K. and made for (as the client) Luce Furniture Company and 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
It is credited
Gift of Donald Deskey.
Its dimensions are
32 x 36.8 cm (12 5/8 x 14 1/2 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 red color pencil, upper right: DiN - A2; in graphite, lower left: K. 9/30/33; in graphite, lower left: LUCE 10/17/33/; in graphite, lower left: COMB #1.-BRAZILIAN ROSEWOOD TOPS / GUM POSTS & SIDES & FRONTS-OAK INTERIOR / COMB #2. WALNUT COMB. / FRONT & SIDES-STRAIGHT CIRCASSIAN WALNUT STRIPE- / TOPS & BANDING- AMERICAN WALNUT-STAINED DARK BROWN-ALMOST BLACK-OAK INTERIOR; in graphite, lower right: SCALE 1"–1'-0"; in red color pencil, lower right: P; in graphite, lower right: 7500 [circled]; in graphite: dimensions
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Sideboard; Office of Donald Deskey (American, 1894–1989); USA; graphite on tracing paper ; 32 x 36.8 cm (12 5/8 x 14 1/2 in.); Gift of Donald Deskey; 1988-101-916