Rough sketch west end Bliss swimming pool (3)

 
Accession number GD I-2-07M
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1929
Measurements
21.2 x 30.2 cm (8.3 x 11.9 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper
Work types
design drawings
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing is a reprographic print.

Drawing is unsigned, original and cyanotype probably created by Beatrix Farrand's Office under the direction of Beatrix Farrand as part of the re-design of the Swimming Pool and Loggia.

Original drawing dated April 1929 and shown in right lower corner of original blueprint. Cyanotype probably created 1929 based on similar dated cyanotypes.

Written in pencil on verso: Bliss, W. end SW. Pool, 3/29.

Stamped "permanent file" in black ink on verso.

Subjects

walls
panels (surface components)
piers (supporting elements)
copings
scrollwork
scrolls (motif)
elevations (orthographic projections)
designs (concepts)
blueprints (reprographic copies)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD I-2-07M
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1929
Measurements
21.2 x 30.2 cm (8.3 x 11.9 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper
Work types
design drawings
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
drawings

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