Chair for Terrior (1)

 
Accession number GD O-3-30A
Alternative title Chair for Terrior for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Terrior Column and Enclosure
Date
1935
Measurements
111.8 x 77.6 cm (44.0 x 30.6 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and pink colored pencil shading on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Written in center: "La Fontaine fable in back" referring to design representing a Jean de La Fontaine fable.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

chairs (furniture forms)
garden seats
garden furniture
elevations (orthographic projections)
plate (material)
measurements (dimensions)
legs (furniture components)
arms (furniture components)
backs (furniture components)
seats (furniture components)
scrollwork
cushions
plants in art
ironwork (visual works)
fables in art
architectural drawings (visual works)
repoussé work
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C)
Accession number GD O-3-30A
Alternative title Chair for Terrior for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Terrior Column and Enclosure
Date
1935
Measurements
111.8 x 77.6 cm (44.0 x 30.6 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and pink colored pencil shading on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings