Requires Photography

Deaccessioned December 19, 2013

End table

Designed about 1946; produced about 1946–47
Designed by Paul R. Goldman (American, 1912–2003), Made by Plymold Corporation (American, active about 1946–1947)


Object Place: Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 61 x 32.4 x 48.3 cm (24 x 12 3/4 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

1985.379

Medium or Technique

Laminated wood, birch veneer

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Related to 1985.378, Plymold desk. Small two drawered end table made of bent and laminated wood. Drawer pulls are recessed rectangles in the laminated drawer fronts. Overall streamlined shape with rounded corners and edges. Companion piece to desk 1985.378.

Markings

Decal label on inside of top drawer: "PLYMODERN / Furniture / PLYMOLD CORPORATION / Lawrence, Mass."
In graphite on interior of top: "66."
On both sides: "60"
Stenciled in ink on back: "SADDLE"
Drawers numbered in blue pencil, "1" and "2"

Provenance

1985, gift of John Axelrod to the MFA (Accession date: June 26, 1985); December 19, 2013, deaccessioned by the MFA.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection