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Designer:
Donald Deskey Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Office of:
Donald Deskey, (American, 1894–1989)  Search this
Medium:
Brush and gouache, black ink, airbrush over stencil, graphite on illustration board
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Designed in:
New York City, New York, USA
Date:
1940
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Perspective view of a prefabricated sportsman's cabin or weekend house with slanted shed roof. Weldtex panels used for exterior and interior walls; intended furnishings by W. & J. Sloane and utilities, kitchen, and bath divisions by General Motors. Glass wall consisting of Aklo glass to minimize glare and heat from sun. Design includes living area with sofa and fireplace and sleeping quarter with three beds (two bunked).
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1988-101-1515
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/kq467670ad2-71b7-4d09-9d4b-1f46b8becd8f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1988-101-1515