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Plan of Fountain Terrace for tulip planting, 1956 (2)

 
Accession number GD O-1-02A
Alternative title Plan of Fountain Terrace for tulip planting, 1956
Creator
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Date
1955 - 1956
Measurements
48.0 x 79.5 cm (18.9 x 31.3 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper with tracing in ink
Work types
plans
diazotypes
landscape architecture drawings
landscaping plans
drawings
planting drawings

Description

Drawing is reprographic print.

Written on original (GD O-2-01B) in lower right corner and shows on print: "O-4.05 [with strikethrough] then written in pencil, O-1.02." Also written in ink: "DO-50" a Havey drawing number and "6/14/55."

Drawing unsigned, original probably created by Ruth Havey based on handwriting and the evidence of a Havey drawing number. Ruth Havey probably also created print copy.

Copy undated, possibly created between 1955 and 1956 based on date original was created, 1955, and when it was intended to be used for the 1956 tulip planting.

Written on verso in pencil: "Fountain Terrace for tulip planting-1956."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

plans (orthographic projections)
landscaping plans
fountains
stairs
steps (stair units)
walls
Wisteria
yew
fagus (genus)
Ilex (genus)
dogwoods
planting plans
diazotypes (copies)
drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD O-1-02A
Alternative title Plan of Fountain Terrace for tulip planting, 1956
Creator
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Date
1955 - 1956
Measurements
48.0 x 79.5 cm (18.9 x 31.3 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper with tracing in ink
Work types
plans
diazotypes
landscape architecture drawings
landscaping plans
drawings
planting drawings