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F.S.D. top bouquets for south quatrefoil gate, D Terrace

 
Accession number GD O-3-27A
Alternative title F.S.D. top bouquets for south gate, D Terrace
Creator
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Terrace D
Date
1936
Measurements
73.0 x 108.4 cm (28.7 x 42.7 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and blue colored pencil shading on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand based on other signed drawings of the quatrefoil gate, (GD O-3-27B, GD O-3-27C, GD O-3-27D, GD O-3-28A, GD O-3-28C, GD O-3-28D).

Includes small drawing of "Detail of Bleeding Heart."

"D Terrace" also referred to as "Fountain Terrace" on other drawings for quatrefoil gate.

Written on bottom: "F.S.D. Top Bouquets for South Gate - D Terrace, 2/17/36."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

flowers in art
leaves in art
ironwork (visual works)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
gates
iron (metal)
quatrefoils
Iris (genus)
Wisteria
Papaveraceae (family)
measurements (dimensions)
scrolls (motif)
scrollwork
sections (orthographic projections)
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-3-27A
Alternative title F.S.D. top bouquets for south gate, D Terrace
Creator
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Terrace D
Date
1936
Measurements
73.0 x 108.4 cm (28.7 x 42.7 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and blue colored pencil shading on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings