Construction drawing for Mr. Yew seat

 
Accession number GD F-3-24
Alternative title Construction drawing for Mr. Yew seat for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Date
1934
Measurements
81.7 x 132.8 cm (32.2 x 52.3 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Two scale notations, both 1 1/2"=1'0".

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

benches (furniture)
garden furniture
seats (furniture components)
posts (structural elements)
splats
rails (object components)
metal
wood (plant material)
spindles (furniture components)
backs (furniture components)
arms (furniture components)
legs (furniture components)
sections (orthographic projections)
elevations (orthographic projections)
plans (orthographic projections)
stretchers (furniture components)
lattices
measurements (dimensions)
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 F-3-24
Alternative title Construction drawing for Mr. Yew seat for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Date
1934
Measurements
81.7 x 132.8 cm (32.2 x 52.3 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings