D Terrace showing location of pools

 
Accession number GD O-2-01A
Alternative title Plan of D Terrace showing location of pools
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace D
Date
1934 - 1955
Measurements
34.8 x 39.2 cm (13.7 x 15.4 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
plans

Description

Creator unknown, possibly Beatrix Farrand or her office staff, but uncertain.

Drawing undated, probably created between 1934, when the south hedges were replaced with a wall as mentioned on GD O-1-01 and 1955, when drawings for this area showing the south wall are labeled Fountain Terrace instead of "D" Terrace or Terrace D.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

plans (orthographic projections)
fountains
walls
stairs
steps (stair units)
beds (site elements)
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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