Curved benches near Music Room

 
Accession number GD B-3-31
Creator
Garden Area
Music Room Terrace
Date
1932
Measurements
27.4 x 30.5 cm (10.8 x 12.0 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite and pink colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand or her office staff under her direction.

Three dates noted: "These are dimensions of Dummy sent to Washington- 8/17/32"; 9/16/32; Accepted 11/32.

Letter A [surrounded by a square] written at top of drawing.

"Please return to N.Y. office" noted in lower right corner.

Two drawings showing opposite views of bench curve; drawing on right has been crossed through.

"Change width to 1'6" - adding 1" to back of curve."

Subjects

benches (furniture)
garden furniture
measurements (dimensions)
supports (furniture 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 B-3-31
Creator
Garden Area
Music Room Terrace
Date
1932
Measurements
27.4 x 30.5 cm (10.8 x 12.0 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite and pink colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings