Music Room wall, bench on office side

 
Accession number GD B-2-16B
Alternative title Music Room wall, bench on office side for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Music Room Terrace
Date
1937
Measurements
31.0 x 45.1 cm (12.2 x 17.8 inches)
Scale
3/4 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Ruth Havey under the direction of Beatrix Farrand based on a letter from Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, B:BF 1937.08.28 and from Ruth Havey to Mildred Bliss, L:RH 1956.02.25.

Drawing undated, probably created in 1937 based on dated drawing for Music Room wall, GD B-2-16A. Bench possibly built between 1956 based on note by R.M.H. (Ruth Mildred Havey) discussing estimated cost of bench, L:RH 1956.02.25.

Drawing has elevation and plan views.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

benches (furniture)
walls
brick (clay product)
stone (worked rock)
wood (plant material)
measurements (dimensions)
elevations (orthographic projections)
plans (orthographic projections)
garden furniture
limestone
cap mouldings
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-2-16B
Alternative title Music Room wall, bench on office side for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Music Room Terrace
Date
1937
Measurements
31.0 x 45.1 cm (12.2 x 17.8 inches)
Scale
3/4 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings