Rail east of swimming pool

 
Accession number GD I-3-75
Alternative title Rail east of swimming pool for Robert Woods Bliss, esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1926 - 1935
Measurements
35.7 x 123.0 cm (14.1 x 48.4 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, possibly created by Beatrix Farrand's Office under the direction of Beatrix Farrand.

Drawing undated, probably created mid-1920's to mid 1930's when the re-design of the Swimming Pool and Loggia area was done by Beatrix Farrand and McKim, Mead & White architects.

Erasures noted in center of drawing.

Title created by cataloger from title words on drawing.

Subjects

railings (balustrades)
ironwork (visual works)
scrolls (motif)
designs (concepts)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
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 I-3-75
Alternative title Rail east of swimming pool for Robert Woods Bliss, esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1926 - 1935
Measurements
35.7 x 123.0 cm (14.1 x 48.4 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings