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Office of:
Donald Deskey, (American, 1894–1989)  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on tracing paper
Dimensions:
33 x 37.8 cm (13 x 14 7/8 in.)
Type:
furniture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
ca. 1932
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Three designs for occasional tables. From left to right: plan and elevation for 28-inch tall table with 22x15-inch tabletop with drawer; plan and elevation for 20-inch tall table with 27x16-inch tabletop, no drawer; plan and elevation for 27-inch tall table with 27-inch diameter tabletop, now drawer. In each design, table supported by planar legs that terminate in downturned bracket-like feet; the rectilinear versions have double cylindrical stretchers while round table features legs configured in Greek-cross plan. Inscribed, from left to right, with Deskey Nos. 8173, 8174, and 8175. Margins ruled in graphite.
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1988-101-1405
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/kq4ba920d8d-b857-4577-8008-41f2962a7196
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1988-101-1405