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Designer:
Russell Heston, American, b. 1929  Search this
Design Director:
Donald Deskey, (American, 1894–1989)  Search this
Office of:
Donald Deskey Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Pastel crayon on blue wove paper
Type:
interiors
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
ca. 1960s
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Interior perspective design for an undersea lounge. At upper left, two circular mezzanine levels float above main space, accessed by suspended spiral staircase at center. At lower left, curving bar with orange pedestal stools are occupied by figures, with two additional figures in foreground at left. At right, seating consisting of circular tables with Wegner-like chairs throughout. Entire space contained by geodesic dome in glass and steel that looks out into seascape with shimmering sea tones in pastel and several fish.
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1988-101-1507
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/kq44de27c79-2d66-42ce-b70c-feb187bb4a49
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1988-101-1507