Design for Screen: Leaf Motif

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Design for Screen: Leaf Motif

Office of
Donald Deskey, (American, 1894–1989)
Designer
Donald Deskey, (American, 1894–1989)
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Design for screen with leaf motif. Three dark-brown panels feature overlapping leaves at center. In green, orange, blue, and ochre, these overlap and intersect with amorphous shapes and dots; two undulating ochre lines at right.
Credit Line
Gift of Donald Deskey
ca. 1930
Accession Number
1975-11-164
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Type
furniture
Object Name
Drawing
Type
Drawing
Medium
Brush and green, red, yellow, brown and black gouache, graphite on off-white illustration board
Dimensions
34.8 x 48.7 cm (13 11/16 x 19 3/16 in.)
Mat: 40.6 x 55.9 cm (16 x 22 in.)
made in
New York, NY, USA
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Record ID
chndm_1975-11-164
GUID (Link to Original Record)
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq495fab98d-5db1-4553-8e3a-8af52630d091

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