Bench for Lilac Circle (2) copy

 
Accession number GD F-3-22G
Alternative title Bench for Lilac Circle for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Mélisande's Allée
Lilac Circle
Date
1933
Measurements
33.5 x 52.5 cm (13.2 x 20.7 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper
Work types
architectural drawings
diazotypes
drawings

Description

Bench originally designed for Lilac Circle, but it was installed in the north end of Mélisande's Allée.

Reprographic print unsigned. Beatrix Farrand created original GD F-3-22B and probably also created copy.

Undated, probably created around 1933 based on the date of original drawing.

Includes drawings of F.S. Section A-A; F.S. Section B-B; F.S. Section through intermediate post C-C; and Elevation of Back with Curve Developed.

Scale for Elevation for Back with Curve Developed: 1 1/2"=1'0".

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

benches (furniture)
garden furniture
sections (orthographic projections)
elevations (orthographic projections)
posts (structural elements)
seats (furniture components)
backs (furniture components)
legs (furniture components)
semicircular
rails (object components)
caps (pedestal components)
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD F-3-22G
Alternative title Bench for Lilac Circle for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Mélisande's Allée
Lilac Circle
Date
1933
Measurements
33.5 x 52.5 cm (13.2 x 20.7 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper
Work types
architectural drawings
diazotypes
drawings