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Santa Barbara, and three years in later After the Armistice he moved in 1 925/26, during which he visited the Exposition Internationale, crystallized his determination to modern design on Hollywood, fully listing launched. Macy's 43 his return. In himself as an He was one 1927 he opened was an example of only three to the Americans & of the continuing search for Weber's contribution his industrial designer. Within International Exposition of Arts first to Los Angeles, the design studio at Barker Bros, as a draftsman.
Axelrod) Opposite, below right Donald Deskey bedroom furniture; lacquer, aluminum and brushed chrome, c. 929-30. The chest-of-drawers illustrated in The American Architect, 1 November 1 930, p. 40; the chair illustrated American Architect, November 1930, p. 41 , in The and House & Garden, July 929, p. 71; the table lamp illustrated in House & Garden, July 929, p. ) above Donald Deskey man's smoking room exhibited at the American Designer's Gallery exhibition, New York, aluminum, and glass with cork 1928; steel, pigskin, walls.
20, 1929, pp. 207-8; March 1929, Industrial Arts," p. and Good Furniture Magazine, 120 (photo The Metropolitan Museum of Art) iTnB^B [i -f^^i, '^^ *^fc | ,_ fe ' ' Left Raymond M. K. business executive's office, furniture, exhibition of "The Architect and Museum of Art, Good Furniture the Industrial Arts," The Metropolitan New York, 1929. Illustrated Magazine, March 1929, Architect, 1 929, p. 125; The American March 5, 929, p. 3 9, Metalcraft, March 35; and The American Magazine of Art, Vol. 1 1 p.
American Art Deco by Alastair Duncan