Gate for Herbaceous Border

 
Accession number GD F-3-27B
Alternative title Gates, Herbaceous Border
Creator
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Kitchen Gardens
Date
1935
Measurements
22.7 x 29.3 cm (8.9 x 11.5 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing for gate between Herbaceous Border and Kitchen Gardens.

Drawing unsigned probably created by Beatrix Farrand based on handwriting for title and other drawings she created for the Herbaceous Border gate around 1930-1935.

Written below title in pencil: April 1935.

Written in lower right corner: 3 [circled] to indicate possibly the 3rd design for the gate.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

gates
posts (structural elements)
wood (plant material)
herringbone
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-3-27B
Alternative title Gates, Herbaceous Border
Creator
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Kitchen Gardens
Date
1935
Measurements
22.7 x 29.3 cm (8.9 x 11.5 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings