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Office of:
Donald Deskey Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Draftsman:
Earl E. Hoyt Jr., American, born 1936  Search this
Client:
Union Carbide Corporation, Houston, Texas, USA, founded 1917  Search this
Medium:
Black marker, graphite, blue ball point pen on newsprint
Type:
furniture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1960–1965
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Design for blow-molded, foam-filled chair. At left, perspective shows jet-age pedestal chair; seat features low back and slightly reclined cant with slightly rounded edges and corners resting atop a metal base supported by either three or four long feet. At upper right, smaller elevation shows distinction between base and seat components. Stapled to additional drawings.
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1988-101-1529
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1988-101-1529