Herb Garden balcony railing (1)

 
Accession number GD HD-94
Creator
Contributor
Garden Area
Herb Garden
Date
1937 - 1938
Measurements
15.5 x 13.8 cm (6.1 x 5.4 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite with blue colored pencil shading on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
drawings

Description

Probably created as one design for the Beatrix Farrand-designed Herb Garden balcony.

Drawing unsigned, probably rendered by Ruth Havey as part of a number of garden ornament sketches.

Drawing undated, probably created between 1937-1938 based on dated drawings for the Herb Garden balcony.

Subjects

railings (balustrades)
balconies
ironwork (visual works)
wood (plant material)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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