Donald Deskey Machine Age Desk

826485_l.jpg
L1010385_l.jpg
L1010394_l.jpg
L1010417_l.jpg
L1010414_l.jpg
L1010399_l.jpg
826485_l.jpg
L1010385_l.jpg
L1010394_l.jpg
L1010417_l.jpg
L1010414_l.jpg
L1010399_l.jpg

Donald Deskey Machine Age Desk

11,500.00

$11,500

United States
circa 1929


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.

Condition
Excellent. In fine condition: the walnut has been refinished; the metal shows minor wear consistent with age and use.

Measurements
Height: 27 in.
Width/Length: 44 in.
Depth: 24 in.

Specifications
Number of items: 1
Materials/Technique: Walnut and copper-plated aluminum

Add To Cart