Marble bench for the North Vista

 
Accession number GD G-3-34A
Alternative title Marble bench for the North Vista for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq., at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
North Vista
Date
1934
Measurements
30.4 x 38.5 cm (12.0 x 15.2 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black ink, and blue colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
landscape architecture drawings

Description

Includes 4 drawings: end elevation, front elevation, reverse of end elevation, and plan.

Blue colored pencil shading noted on verso showing through to recto.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

benches (furniture)
marble (rock)
elevations (orthographic projections)
plans (orthographic projections)
sections (orthographic projections)
measurements (dimensions)
panels (ornament areas)
leaves in art
oak leaf (motif)
scrolls (motif)
scrollwork
drawings (visual works)
architectural drawings (visual works)
seats (furniture components)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD G-3-34A
Alternative title Marble bench for the North Vista for Robert Woods Bliss, Esq., at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
North Vista
Date
1934
Measurements
30.4 x 38.5 cm (12.0 x 15.2 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black ink, and blue colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
landscape architecture drawings