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Canopy over seat on stair landing between terrace C and D

 
Accession number GD O-2-02B
Alternative title Canopy over seat on stair landing between terrace "C" and "D"
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace C
Terrace D
Date
1926 - 1930
Measurements
35.3 x 33.2 cm (13.9 x 13.1 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand or her office staff as a design consideration for the seat and canopy for the landing between the Terrace C and D.

Drawing undated, probably created between 1926-1930 based on signed and dated drawings GD O-3-11 and GD O-3-15 for the seat and canopy.

Written in pencil: "Large bunch of studies of this in N.Y. office files" ; "Bliss" ; "Something like this" ; "D Terrace."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

canopies (structural elements)
ironwork (visual works)
iron (metal)
baldachins (canopies)
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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