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Preliminary plan, proposed Garden Center floor plan

 
Accession number GD E-2-10B
Alternative title Preliminary plan, proposed Garden Center floor plan, Dumbarton Oaks
Creator
Garden Area
Cool House
Date
1950
Measurements
34.3 x 56.2 cm (13.5 x 22.1 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper
Work types
architectural drawings
diazotypes
drawings
plans

Description

Drawing is a reprographic print.

Print unsigned. Original recreated by Robert W. Patterson. Print probably also created by Robert W. Patterson.

Floor plan for alterations of the Cool House (greenhouse) to transform it into a Garden Center. The Garden Center in this location was never realized.

Original dated 7/1/50, print probably created in 1950.

Written on verso in pencil: "Preliminary Plan, Proposed Garden Center - D.O., Robert Patterson."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

plans (orthographic projections)
building (structures)
libraries (buildings)
reading rooms
floor plans
offices (work spaces)
shelves
rest rooms
tables (support furniture)
closets (storage spaces)
windows
walls
cupboards
architectural drawings (visual works)
alterations (object components)
diazotypes (copies)
greenhouses
electrical plans
heating plans
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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