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Office of:
Donald Deskey, (American, 1894–1989)  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on tracing paper
Dimensions:
29 x 35.3 cm (11 7/16 x 13 7/8 in.)
Type:
lighting
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1929–1934
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Design for lamp shown in plan and front and side elevation. Rectangular base of glass or lacquered metal on which a hallow rectangular volume of extruded metal rests. At its center, the hollow form features a metal sheet that extends forward to hold a tubular bulb just behind a curved sheet of polished chrome, or shield, which conceals the bulb’s glare. Materials and dimensions inscribed. Inscribed with Deskey No. 377.
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1988-101-1631
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/kq4b9410f66-4e21-4638-94d0-3155ecf8aca8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1988-101-1631