Horseshoe steps, west of loggia (1)

 
Accession number GD I-2-09A
Alternative title Steps west of loggia
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1931
Measurements
14.0 x 21.5 cm (5.5 x 8.5 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and colored pencil on paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand's Office under the direction of Beatrix Farrand as one of many drawings of the horseshoe steps, west of loggia.

Drawing undated, created approximately 1931 based on additional dated drawings of the horseshoe steps.

Written in pencil: Bliss [underlined], steps west of Loggia, App. in principle, Altered later.

Miscellaneous pencil markings noted on verso.

Title created by cataloger from title words on drawing.

Subjects

steps (stair units)
horseshoe-shaped
walls
architectural ornament
stairs
designs (concepts)
trees
bushes
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)