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Wall seat and canopy for stair landing between Terrace C and D

 
Accession number GD O-2-02C
Alternative title C.D. wall seat, R.W. Bliss Esq.
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace C
Terrace D
Date
1926 - 1930
Measurements
37.1 x 43.0 cm (14.6 x 16.9 inches)
Scale
1/2 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
measured 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 on lower left: "F.S.D. corner and [illegible words]" ; "Sketch, seat & hood for C.D."

Erasures noted on drawing.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

canopies (structural elements)
baldachins (canopies)
benches (furniture)
garden structures
ironwork (visual works)
iron (metal)
measurements (dimensions)
stairs
steps (stair units)
walls
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 O-2-02C
Alternative title C.D. wall seat, R.W. Bliss Esq.
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace C
Terrace D
Date
1926 - 1930
Measurements
37.1 x 43.0 cm (14.6 x 16.9 inches)
Scale
1/2 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
measured drawings
architectural drawings
drawings