Bench for Lilac Circle (3) copy

 
Accession number GD F-3-22D
Alternative title Bench for Lilac Circle for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C., front elevation, sketch
Creator
Garden Area
Mélisande's Allée
Lilac Circle
Date
1933
Measurements
31.8 x 43.7 cm (12.5 x 17.2 inches)
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper
Work types
reproductions
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-3-22C and probably also created copy.

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

Written on verso in pencil: Lilac Circle Bench.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

benches (furniture)
garden furniture
elevations (orthographic projections)
designs (concepts)
backs (furniture components)
seats (furniture components)
arms (furniture components)
legs (furniture components)
caps (pedestal components)
lead (metal)
semicircular
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-3-22D
Alternative title Bench for Lilac Circle for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C., front elevation, sketch
Creator
Garden Area
Mélisande's Allée
Lilac Circle
Date
1933
Measurements
31.8 x 43.7 cm (12.5 x 17.2 inches)
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper
Work types
reproductions
architectural drawings
diazotypes
drawings