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Construction of rafters and ridge of swing seat support for Beech Terrace

 
Accession number GD L-3-03B
Alternative title Full size, construction of rafters & ridge of swing seat support, Beech Terrace for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Date
1935
Measurements
91.3 x 110.5 cm (35.9 x 43.5 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Notation: "Line of curve approved by Mrs. Bliss and Mrs. Farrand."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

swings
garden furniture
garden seats
benches (furniture)
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
steel (alloy)
curtain rings
finials
lead (metal)
roofs
ropework (visual works)
rafters
sheathing
tubes (object forms)
sections (orthographic projections)
leaves in art
trees in art
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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