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Plan and section through Herbaceous Border with proposed new wall

 
Accession number GD F-1-06
Alternative title Plan and section through Herbaceous Border
Creator
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Date
1942 - 1943
Measurements
46.2 x 93.8 cm (18.2 x 36.9 inches)
Scale
1/8 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
plans

Description

Drawing unsigned and undated. Creator unknown. Probably created in 1942-1943 based on other drawings for walls in the Herbaceous Border.

Written on verso in pencil: Drawing of grade with title, "Wall & grade at Section - North side of Perennial Border - Scale 1/8"=1'0".

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

walls
plans (orthographic projections)
sections (orthographic projections)
gates
walkways
hedges
yew
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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