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Construction of branches on end elevation, swing seat, Beech Terrace

 
Accession number GD L-3-03E
Alternative title Full size, construction of branches on end elevation, swing seat, Beech Terrace for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Date
1935
Measurements
76.6 x 73.5 cm (30.2 x 28.9 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Notations on drawing: "See plan on drawing #L.3.03a for bird to be used"; "Birds flat, same both sides"; "leaves of think metal with raised veins"; trunk constructed on 1 1/2" pipe & pierced to receive branches"; "All metal coated with lead and detail of trunk, leaves etc. worked in the coating?"

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

swings
garden furniture
garden seats
benches (furniture)
elevations (orthographic projections)
leaves in art
birds in art
trees in art
sections (orthographic projections)
lead (metal)
metal
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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