Splat number 7 for kidney seat

 
Accession number GD B-3-30F
Alternative title Splat #7 for kidney seat
Creator
Garden Area
Forsythia Dell
Cherry Hill
Date
1931
Measurements
91.1 x 25.7 cm (35.9 x 10.1 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

The kidney seat was originally designed for the Forsythia Walk, but was installed near Cherry Hill instead.

Drawing unsigned and undated, probably created by Beatrix Farrand in 1931 based on a signed and dated drawing for the kidney seat in the Forsythia Dell, Kidney seat, elevation of splatsGD B-3-27.

Written below drawing in pencil: "#7."

Erasures noted on drawing.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

splats
benches (furniture)
garden furniture
backs (furniture components)
wood (plant material)
kidney-shaped
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD B-3-30F
Alternative title Splat #7 for kidney seat
Creator
Garden Area
Forsythia Dell
Cherry Hill
Date
1931
Measurements
91.1 x 25.7 cm (35.9 x 10.1 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings