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Measured drawing for console, south end of Cedar Terrace, North Vista

 
Accession number GD G-1-07
Creator
Garden Area
North Vista
Date
1951
Measurements
50.7 x 64.3 cm (20.0 x 25.3 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
measured drawings
architectural drawings
drawings
plans

Description

Drawing "measured Aug 22/[19]51" and dated 8/29/51, probably when considered finished.

"DO-22" may refer to a Ruth Havey project number.

Unsigned, probably created by Ruth Havey as she played a design role of the North Vista.

Lower right corner in pencil: "G-1.07." Appears to have a letter "a" after the "7" which has been erased. Accession number also appears on verso written in black ink.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

consoles (brackets)
brick (clay product)
walls
elevations (orthographic projections)
plans (orthographic projections)
limestone
measurements (dimensions)
measured drawings
drawings (visual works)
architectural drawings (visual works)
retaining walls
cap mouldings
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.), DC
Accession number GD G-1-07
Creator
Garden Area
North Vista
Date
1951
Measurements
50.7 x 64.3 cm (20.0 x 25.3 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
measured drawings
architectural drawings
drawings
plans