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Sketch of wall fountain for Terrace E (7)

 
Accession number GD P-2-02G
Alternative title Sketch of wall fountain and head for Terrace E (7)
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace E
Date
1930 - 1934
Measurements
33.0 x 20.0 cm (13.0 x 7.9 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite with blue color pencil shading on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand's Office under the direction of Beatrix Farrand as part of a series of drawings for the fountain panel.

Drawing undated, created between 1930-1934 based on drawing of fountain masque dated 1930, GD P-3-05, and one fountain panel design dated 1934, GD P-2-02F.

Written in lower right corner: Fountain Bliss.

Title and alternate title created by cataloger.

 

Subjects

reliefs (sculptures)
satyrs
fountains
niches
stucco
arches
stone (worked rock)
lion's head (motif)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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