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Ellipse pools and overlook, details (2)

 
Accession number GD K-1-09
Alternative title Ellipse pools & overlook, details, Harvard University - Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Garden Area
Service Court
Ellipse
Date
1960
Measurements
59.0 x 88.0 cm (23.2 x 34.6 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper with added red ink and red pencil
Work types
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
blueprints
drawings

Description

Reprographic print.

Ralph E. Griswold was the consulting landscape architect for Dumbarton Oaks in 1960. He was the founder of the architectural firm, Griswold, Winters and Swain, landscape architects and probably created or contributed to the creation of the blueprint.

Dated, 3/25/60 with a revision date of "April 1, 1960, changed elec."

Red colored ink indicating water supply lines added to print.

"Supplementing orig. dwg's. by Alden Hopkins."

"Drawing No. 3."

Multiple scale notations for given for each detail.

On verso: "RMH [Ruth M Havey] return these drawings to Mr. Kearney when finished" then has an arrow pointing to pencilled, "Ellipse, Ralph Griswold." In red ink: "Print [print underlined in red ink] Kearney."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

details (components)
sections (orthographic projections)
electrical
elevations (orthographic projections)
pumps (machinery)
benches (furniture)
plans (orthographic projections)
blueprints (reprographic copies)
brackets (structural elements)
fountains
water supply systems
stone (worked rock)
drains
drainage
piping (plumbing system components)
walls
drawings (visual works)
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD K-1-09
Alternative title Ellipse pools & overlook, details, Harvard University - Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Garden Area
Service Court
Ellipse
Date
1960
Measurements
59.0 x 88.0 cm (23.2 x 34.6 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper with added red ink and red pencil
Work types
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
blueprints
drawings