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Measured drawing of North Court, elevation of west wall

 
Accession number GD G-1-10C
Alternative title Measured drawing of North Court, elevation of west wall, The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
North Vista
Date
1952
Measurements
29.2 x 85.3 cm (11.5 x 33.6 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black and green ink, and blue and pink colored pencil shading on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Unsigned, probably created by Ruth Havey as she contributed designs for the North Vista. She often drew figures to show perspective in her drawings.

Repair noted on verso.

Lower right corner in pencil: "DO20 1.01c" probably a project number used by Ruth Havey.

Pencil markings noted along right edge.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

walls
elevations (orthographic projections)
measured drawings
measurements (dimensions)
piers (supporting elements)
cap mouldings
figures (representations)
architectural drawings (visual works)
drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD G-1-10C
Alternative title Measured drawing of North Court, elevation of west wall, The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
North Vista
Date
1952
Measurements
29.2 x 85.3 cm (11.5 x 33.6 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black and green ink, and blue and pink colored pencil shading on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings