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Ellipse pools and overlook, details (1)

 
Accession number GD K-1-08
Alternative title Ellipse pools & overlook, details, Harvard University - Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Garden Area
Ellipse
Date
1960
Measurements
58.7 x 88.0 cm (23.1 x 34.6 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper with red colored pencil
Work types
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
blueprints
drawings

Description

Reprographic print.

Ralph E. Griswold was the consulting landscape architect for Dumbarton Oaks in 1960. He was the founder of the architectural firm, Griswold, Winters and Swain, landscape architects and probably created or contributed to the creation of the blueprint.

Red colored pencil indicating water supply lines added to print.

"Supplementing orig. dwg's. by Alden Hopkins."

"Drawing No. 2."

Multiple scale notations for given for each detail.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

gardens (open spaces)
details (components)
architectural drawings (visual works)
drawings (visual works)
stone (worked rock)
louvers
doors
elevations (orthographic projections)
sections (orthographic projections)
frame construction
walls
retaining walls
expansion joints
gravel
copper (metal)
plans (orthographic projections)
pillars
water supply systems
drainage
drains
fountains
parapets
blueprints (reprographic copies)
piping (plumbing system components)
Alden Hopkins (landscape architect, 1905-1960)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD K-1-08
Alternative title Ellipse pools & overlook, details, Harvard University - Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Garden Area
Ellipse
Date
1960
Measurements
58.7 x 88.0 cm (23.1 x 34.6 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper with red colored pencil
Work types
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
blueprints
drawings