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Marble bench or the North Vista, F.S.D. front elevation

 
Accession number GD G-3-34D
Alternative title Marble bench for the North Vista for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq., at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
North Vista
Date
1934
Measurements
55.3 x 65.2 cm (21.8 x 25.7 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and black colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
landscape architecture drawings

Description

Written in pencil: "Bench 5'-6" long" ; "Leaf on the two front scrolls only."

Black colored pencil shading on verso showing through to recto.

Subjects

benches (furniture)
marble (rock)
seats (furniture components)
leaves in art
oak leaf (motif)
scrolls (motif)
scrollwork
drawings (visual works)
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 G-3-34D
Alternative title Marble bench for the North Vista for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq., at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
North Vista
Date
1934
Measurements
55.3 x 65.2 cm (21.8 x 25.7 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and black colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
landscape architecture drawings