cf. Life Magazine, December 1958 for an article on this furniture series.
cf. D. A. Hanks with Jennifer Toher, Donald Deskey Decorative Designs and Interiors, New York 1987, pp. 121-122 for a discussion of Deskey's furniture line for Charak and an illustration of several pieces from this series.
The original design for the Micarta tops in the Charak Modern line was hand-painted by Donald Deskey himself.