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Office of:
Donald Deskey Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Client:
Union Carbide Corporation, Houston, Texas, USA, founded 1917  Search this
Draftsman:
Earl E. Hoyt Jr., American, born 1936  Search this
Medium:
Black marker on newsprint
Dimensions:
31 x 46.1 cm (12 3/16 x 18 1/8 in.)
Type:
industrial design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1960–1965
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Design for a blow-molded plastic sled for Union Carbide. Perspective shows sled with front and rear pairs of runners; body is low and aerodynamic with front section that slopes downward to rear seat with rectilinear support. Steering wheel controls front runners, which pivot left-right, while rear runners are stationary.
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1988-101-1574
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/kq472027459-1657-4f7e-a719-f9d14a06ceb1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1988-101-1574