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Tulip planting plan for B Terrace, 1933-1936

 
Accession number GD M-4-01
Alternative title Tulip planting plan for "B" Terrace for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace B
Date
1933 - 1936
Measurements
29.7 x 47.7 cm (11.7 x 18.8 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
planting drawings
drawings
plans

Description

Written below title in pencil: 8/28/33; Redrawn-1/24/34; Corrected for 1935-10/22/34; Corrected for 1936-6/17/35; Corrected for 1937-7/3/36.

Drawing probably drawn and signed by Beatrix Farrand's Office on her behalf.

Includes identification of type of tulip and number used for the north and south sections of Terrace B.

Discoloration noted on bottom 1/4 of drawing.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

planting plans
tulips
flowers (plants)
stairs
steps (stair units)
walls
stone (worked rock)
shrubs
architectural drawings (visual works)
plans (orthographic projections)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD M-4-01
Alternative title Tulip planting plan for "B" Terrace for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace B
Date
1933 - 1936
Measurements
29.7 x 47.7 cm (11.7 x 18.8 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
planting drawings
drawings
plans