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Bird number 5 for swing seat support, Beech Terrace

 
Accession number GD L-3-03L
Alternative title Bird #5 for swing seat support, Beech Terrace
Creator
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Date
1935
Measurements
32.7 x 25.5 cm (12.9 x 10.0 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned and undated, probably created by Beatrix Farrand in 1935 based on related drawings of bird ornamentation for the swing seat in the Beech Terrace.

Discoloration at bottom edge of drawing.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

birds in art
swings
garden furniture
garden seats
benches (furniture)
designs (concepts)
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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