Ellipse, planting layout

 
Accession number GD K-3-08
Alternative title Planting layout, Ellipse, Harvard University - Dumbarton Oaks, Research Library and Collection, Washington, District of Columbia
Creator
Garden Area
Box Walk
Ellipse
Date
1958 - 1959
Measurements
60.0 x 88.5 cm (23.6 x 34.8 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
plans
landscape architecture drawings
landscaping plans
drawings
architectural drawings
planting drawings

Description

Date in lower right corner: 28 January [19]58.

Commission number: 96-07.

Project: "ninety-six."

Two revisions made with initials added: 1/15/59 and 2/10/59. Initials illegible, possibly those of Alden Hopkins.

"Drawn by: AFM" and "Checked by: AH." Uncertain as to full name of AFM. AH is Alden Hopkins.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

ellipses
planting plans
plantings
trees
hedges
ivy
Carpinus
Hollies
Russian olive
forsythia
Magnolia (genus)
groundcover
Pyracantha
Jasmine
Viburnum
Buxus (genus)
Privets
Elm
Japanese maple
dogwoods
bulbs (plants)
Narcissus bulbs
Daffodils
Scilla
pavements (surface elements)
fountains
Maple
measurements (dimensions)
walkways
walks
garden walks
paths
elevations (orthographic projections)
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 K-3-08
Alternative title Planting layout, Ellipse, Harvard University - Dumbarton Oaks, Research Library and Collection, Washington, District of Columbia
Creator
Garden Area
Box Walk
Ellipse
Date
1958 - 1959
Measurements
60.0 x 88.5 cm (23.6 x 34.8 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
plans
landscape architecture drawings
landscaping plans
drawings
architectural drawings
planting drawings