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Sketch of wall fountain for Terrace E (3)

 
Accession number GD P-2-02C
Alternative title Sketch of wall fountain for Terrace E, elevation and plan, The Oaks, Washington, D.C. (3)
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace E
Date
1930 - 1934
Measurements
66.0 x 40.7 cm (26.0 x 16.0 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand's Office under the direction of Beatrix Farrand based on a series of drawings for the fountain panel.

Drawing undated, created between 1930-1934 based on drawing of fountain masque dated 1930, GD P-3-05, and one fountain panel design dated 1934, GD P-2-02F.

Written in right upper corner: 16 x 26.

Written in right lower corner: D circled and 2.

Drawing repaired.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

fountains
niches
arches
arbors
elevations (orthographic projections)
stucco
stone (worked rock)
plans (orthographic projections)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)