Donald Deskey Rare Desk and Chair

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Rare desk and chair designed by Deskey and produced by Ypsilanti Reed Furniture Corp. Walnut top and drawer boxes with copper plated steel supports and details. A very rare set that perfectly represents Deskey's design aesthetic from the early 1930s. Illustrated: Donald Deskey, Decorative Designs & History. Pgs. 89, 101 & 178, all show variations of the chair from this set.

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1930
  • Period
    1930-1939
  • Condition
    Good. Very good original condition. Wood has been touched up. Metal has been polished, but shows signs of wear..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    27 in. H x 44 in. W x 24 in. D
    69 cm H x 112 cm W x 61 cm D
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU78567478443
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Located in New York, NY

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  • 20th Century Specialists

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