Bench for Lilac Circle (1)

 
Accession number GD F-3-22A
Alternative title Bench for Lilac Circle for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Mélisande's Allée
Lilac Circle
Date
1933
Measurements
42.4 x 61.2 cm (16.7 x 24.1 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Bench originally designed for Lilac Circle, but it was installed in the north end of Mélisande's Allée.

Written above title in pencil: "Discarded."

Includes drawings for sections and plan of bench.

Scale for plan and section: 1 1/2"=1'0".

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

benches (furniture)
garden furniture
plans (orthographic projections)
sections (orthographic projections)
backs (furniture components)
arms (furniture components)
measurements (dimensions)
legs (furniture components)
semicircular
caps (pedestal components)
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-3-22A
Alternative title Bench for Lilac Circle for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Mélisande's Allée
Lilac Circle
Date
1933
Measurements
42.4 x 61.2 cm (16.7 x 24.1 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings