Pousette, horizontal section, F.S.D.

 
Accession number GD B-3-68B
Alternative title Pousette, horizontal section, F.S.D. for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Music Room Terrace
Date
1935
Measurements
60.7 x 106.4 cm (23.9 x 41.9 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

The pousette was likely designed for use on the Music Room Terrace. "The Music Room Terrace was designed to serve as an outdoor space for refreshments and intermissions in musical entertainments at Dumbarton Oaks," Dumbarton Oaks Cultural Landscape Report, Part I: History, Existing Conditions, Analysis, Volume 1, September 2002, VII.13.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

servers (sideboards)
garden furniture
designs (concepts)
metal
wood (plant material)
racks (supporting devices)
architectural drawings (visual works)
design drawings
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD B-3-68B
Alternative title Pousette, horizontal section, F.S.D. for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Music Room Terrace
Date
1935
Measurements
60.7 x 106.4 cm (23.9 x 41.9 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings