Plan of loggia and swimming pool

 
Accession number GD I-3-01B
Alternative title Loggia and swimming pool plan and designs for railings, walls and steps
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1922 - 1931
Measurements
30.5 x 79.3 cm (12.0 x 31.2 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and red colored pencil on tracing paper.
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
plans

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand or her office staff.

Drawing undated, probably created between early 1920's to 1931 based on dated drawings for the Swimming Pool and Loggia and lack of horseshoes steps which were built in 1931.

Written in lower right corner in pencil: Bliss.

Includes 4 separate drawings, one with a scale of 1/4"=1'0".

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

swimming pools
loggias
stairs
steps (stair units)
walls
balustrades
railings (balustrades)
arches
gates
ironwork (visual works)
measurements (dimensions)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
walkways
brick (clay product)
paving stone
piers (supporting elements)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD I-3-01B
Alternative title Loggia and swimming pool plan and designs for railings, walls and steps
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1922 - 1931
Measurements
30.5 x 79.3 cm (12.0 x 31.2 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and red colored pencil on tracing paper.
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
plans