Shell basin for horseshoe steps fountain

 
Accession number GD I-2-09C
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1931
Measurements
23.7 x 40.5 cm (9.3 x 15.9 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite 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 in upper left corner: 35.

Includes two views of shell basin.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

basins (vessels)
shells in art
designs (concepts)
fountains
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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