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Console for end of balustrade, side elevation

 
Accession number GD G-3-15
Alternative title Side elevation, console for end of balustrade, side elevation
Creator
Garden Area
North Vista
Date
1930
Measurements
35.8 x 29.5 cm (14.1 x 11.6 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
drawings
landscape architecture drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned and undated. Probably created by Beatrix Farrand or her office staff based on a similar drawing for end of balustrade dated 1930, GD G-2-15.

In pencil: "Note - measurements taken from model" ; "Note, The original model had one horn, and was changed to two-, This is the only record for the office" ; "6", exactness of this meas[ure] not important for model" ; "3" but need not be changed for model."

Offers measurements for balustrade.

Subjects

balustrades
cornucopias (motifs)
consoles (brackets)
measurements (dimensions)
drawings (visual works)
sketches
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD G-3-15
Alternative title Side elevation, console for end of balustrade, side elevation
Creator
Garden Area
North Vista
Date
1930
Measurements
35.8 x 29.5 cm (14.1 x 11.6 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
drawings
landscape architecture drawings