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Dynamic frame, for the layout of the Tennis Court parterre

 
Accession number GD T-2-63A
Creator
Garden Area
Pebble Garden
Tennis Court
Date
1960
Measurements
55.9 x 85.2 cm (22.0 x 33.5 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black, red, blue, and green ink on paper
Work types
measured drawings
architectural drawings
drawings
landscape architecture drawings
plans

Description

Written below title in ink: "Basic rectangle 1 x 2.118."

Drawing accession number previously J-3.43a written in ink then changed to T-2.63a in pencil by unknown hand.

Drawing repaired along left edge and at center fold.

Repair in lower right corner loose. Written in ink under repair and crossed out in pencil: "This is final, Dec 7-[19]60, Scale 1/4"=1'0" (1"=40' Scale)"; "See also DO-67 3:01 (traced from this)."

Written on repair in lower right corner in ink and crossed out in pencil: "J-3.43a" then replaced with "T-2.63a" by unknown hand.

Pencil sketch on verso.

Subjects

parterres
plans (orthographic projections)
lattices
fountains
measurements (dimensions)
measured drawings
benches (furniture)
cornucopias (motifs)
angles (geometric concepts)
scrolls (motif)
scrollwork
drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD T-2-63A
Creator
Garden Area
Pebble Garden
Tennis Court
Date
1960
Measurements
55.9 x 85.2 cm (22.0 x 33.5 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black, red, blue, and green ink on paper
Work types
measured drawings
architectural drawings
drawings
landscape architecture drawings
plans