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Elevation of west wall of Terrace D, flower garden

 
Accession number GD O-3-07
Alternative title Elevation of west wall of Terrace D, flower garden, showing location of rings for flower pots, R.W. Bliss Estate
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace D
Date
1927 - 1931
Measurements
17.7 x 52.5 cm (7.0 x 20.7 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned and undated. Probably created by Beatrix Farrand between 1927-1931. The balconies were not initially installed as part of the west wall, but added later.

Drawing repaired on upper left corner and lower right corner.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

walls
elevations (orthographic projections)
steps (stair units)
stairs
balconies
stone (worked rock)
copings
piers (supporting elements)
rings (object genres)
measurements (dimensions)
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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