Wall outside Music Room

 
Accession number GD B-2-16A
Alternative title Wall outside Music Room for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Music Room Terrace
Date
1937
Measurements
34.2 x 64.1 cm (13.5 x 25.2 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite and red colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Ruth Havey under the direction of Beatrix Farrand based on letter from Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, B:BF 1937.08.28.

Drawing has 4 views of wall: "Plan", "Elevation - Office Side", "End Elevation", and "F.S. Section through Capping."

Drawing repaired in upper left corner.

"Scale 3/4"=1'0" & F.S.D" and "As dummied, July 17/37."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

walls
brick (clay product)
stone (worked rock)
plans (orthographic projections)
elevations (orthographic projections)
sections (orthographic projections)
measurements (dimensions)
designs (concepts)
cap mouldings
limestone
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-2-16A
Alternative title Wall outside Music Room for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq. at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Music Room Terrace
Date
1937
Measurements
34.2 x 64.1 cm (13.5 x 25.2 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite and red colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings