Terraced garden, sketch of 1 1/2-1 slope

 
Accession number GD P-1-18
Alternative title Terraced garden for Mr. Robert Woods Bliss, "The Oaks", Washington, D.C., sketch of 1 1/2-1 slope, N.E. corner
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace C
Terrace E
Terrace D
Date
1923
Measurements
50.7 x 58.6 cm (20.0 x 23.1 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper
Work types
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing is reprographic print.

Written on original drawing: Ernest W. Wiggin, Consulting Engineer, 113 Church Street, New Haven, Conn. and Beatrix Farrand, landscape gardener.

Stamped on verso in purple ink on top and bottom: "Ernest W. Wiggin, Consulting Engineer, New Haven, Conn."

Undated, cyanotype created approximately 1923.

Handwritten on verso in pencil: Bliss; Terraced Garden; Wiggin; Arbor Terrace "E"; make [1-1.18]."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

topographic maps
plans (orthographic projections)
slopes (landforms)
terraces (landscaped-site elements)
walls
retaining walls
blueprints (reprographic copies)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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