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Deskey Desk Machine Age Desk

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Rare desk in walnut and banded copper-plated aluminum, designed by Donald Deskey and produced by Ypsilanti Reed Furniture Company, circa 1929. A strong statement of Machine Age aesthetics, rare to the market. Ref: David Hanks, "Donald Deskey: Decorative Designs and Interiors," and Jonathan Woodman, "Twentieth Century Ornament." This example sold at Phillips New York "20-21st century Design Art," May 24, 2005, lot 67.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Condition Details
    In fine condition: the walnut has been refinished; the metal shows minor wear consistent with age and use.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 27 in. x W 44 in. x D 24 in.H 68.58 cm x W 111.76 cm x D 60.96 cm
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU8285826485
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