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Object Timeline

1924

  • Work on this object began.

1934

  • Work on this object ended.

1975

  • We acquired this object.

2022

  • You found it!

Drawing, Desk, details, ca. 1929

This is a Drawing. It was from the office of Donald Deskey Associates and manufactured by Schmieg, Hungate & Kotzian, Inc. and retailed by Deskey-Vollmer. It is dated ca. 1929 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is graphite and red ink 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

H x W: 53.3 x 76.2 cm (21 x 30 in.), irregular

It has the following markings

Stamp in red ink, lower right: DONALD DESKEY/145 WEST 57TH STREET/NEW YORK CITY

It is inscribed

Desk/#707/make 1; above and circled: 2

Cite this object as

Drawing, Desk, details, ca. 1929; Manufactured by Schmieg, Hungate & Kotzian, Inc. (United States); USA; graphite and red ink on tracing paper; H x W: 53.3 x 76.2 cm (21 x 30 in.), irregular; Gift of Donald Deskey; 1975-11-775

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