Center panel, Herb Garden balcony

 
Accession number GD P-2-04
Creator
Contributor
Garden Area
Herb Garden
Date
1938
Measurements
94.2 x 45.0 cm (37.1 x 17.7 inches)
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper with added pencil and colored pencil markings
Work types
architectural drawings
diazotypes
drawings

Description

Drawing is reprographic print.

Written on copy in pencil: Split scroll & spiral, each side of bar; Bar passes through scroll and Repeat this much of motif above wall at ends of seat. Also written: iron and wood.

Pencil notations to copy probably attributed to Beatrix Farrand.

Undated, probably created in 1938 based on similar original drawings of the Herb Garden balcony.

Ruth Havey may have contributed to the rendering of the original drawing.

Subjects

balconies
ironwork (visual works)
wood (plant material)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)