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Office of:
Donald Deskey Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Donald Deskey, (American, 1894–1989)  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, yellow color pencil on tracing paper
Type:
furniture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
ca. 1928–1929
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Design for low occasional table in tubular steel and glass seen in plan, front and side elevations, and perspective with rough detail sketches; probably designed for Ypsilanti Reed. At center right, perspective shows rectangular occasional table with unframed glass top supported by continuous, scrolling tubular steel base reinforced with perpendicular stretchers; object shown with vase of yellow flowers on surface. At upper left, table seen in front and side elevations while below, at center left, plan reveals depth of object components. Below at center and right are rough detail sketches. Dimensions indicated in graphite throughout drawing.
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1988-101-1364
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4228f9dd6-023b-4f10-ace4-5b36e1214a40
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1988-101-1364