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F.S.D. palmate leaves at ends of divided scroll, overthrow of south quatrefoil gate, Fountain Terrace

 
Accession number GD O-3-27D
Alternative title F.S.D. palmate leaves at ends of divided scroll, overthrow of south gate, Fountain Terrace for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Terrace D
Date
1936
Measurements
72.5 x 46.5 cm (28.5 x 18.3 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

"Fountain Terrace" also referred to "D Terrace" in other drawings for the quatrefoil gate.

Includes both elevation and plan of palmate leaves.

Written below elevation in pencil: "Leaves fluted as in Casa Dorinda flower scroll."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

gates
quatrefoils
leaves in art
scrolls (motif)
scrollwork
elevations (orthographic projections)
plans (orthographic projections)
fluting
designs (concepts)
design drawings
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD O-3-27D
Alternative title F.S.D. palmate leaves at ends of divided scroll, overthrow of south gate, Fountain Terrace for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Terrace D
Date
1936
Measurements
72.5 x 46.5 cm (28.5 x 18.3 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings