You are here:Home/Library & Archives/ Garden Archives/ Drawings and Photographs by Garden Area/ Pebble Garden/ Drawings/ Dynamic frame for the layout of the fountain, Tennis Court parterre (1)

Dynamic frame for the layout of the fountain, Tennis Court parterre (1)

 
Accession number GD T-2-63C
Creator
Garden Area
Pebble Garden
Tennis Court
Date
1961
Measurements
57.4 x 91.2 cm (22.6 x 35.9 inches)
Scale
1 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black, red, green and blue ink on paper
Work types
measured drawings
drawings
landscape architecture drawings
plans

Description

Drawing has center overlay attached at 4 corners. No script or lines under overlay.

Center overlay measures: 45.6 cm x 59.9 cm.

Written in ink below title: "Basic rectangle 1 x 1.309."

Written in ink in lower right corner: Accession number, "J-3-43c" crossed through and replaced in pencil with "T-2.63c" by unknown hand.

Drawing repaired.

Above title in ink: "Please return this drawing to Miss Havey."

Paper cut at some scroll lines along right and left edges.

Subjects

fountains
plans (orthographic projections)
parterres
scrolls (motif)
scrollwork
cornucopias (motifs)
measurements (dimensions)
measured drawings
angles (geometric concepts)
drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD T-2-63C
Creator
Garden Area
Pebble Garden
Tennis Court
Date
1961
Measurements
57.4 x 91.2 cm (22.6 x 35.9 inches)
Scale
1 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black, red, green and blue ink on paper
Work types
measured drawings
drawings
landscape architecture drawings
plans