Details of arbor for Terrace E

 
Accession number GD P-3-02
Alternative title Full size details of arbor for Terrace "E", The Oaks, Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace E
Date
1924 - 1929
Measurements
79.5 x 91.0 cm (31.3 x 35.8 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper
Work types
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing is a reprographic print.

Unsigned, original drawing probably created by Beatrix Farrand based on similar signed drawings for the original arbor.

Undated, probably reproduced between 1924-1929 for the construction of the arbor in Terrace E.

On verso: "Bliss, Arbor for Terrace E, F.S.D. Duplicate."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

posts (structural elements)
cypress (wood)
capitals (column components)
cornices
garden structures
arbors
blueprints (reprographic copies)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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