Horseshoe steps tread (17)

 
Accession number GD I-3-40
Alternative title Horseshoe steps tread number 17
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1931
Measurements
58.1 x 175.1 cm (22.9 x 68.9 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
plans

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand as part of a series of drawings for the horseshoe steps. Drawing GD I-3-23 showing numbered treads.

Drawing undated, probably created in 1931 as a full size detail drawing for GD I-3-23, dated 5/22/31.

Collection lacks tread number 3.

Written on verso: #13 of #17.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

steps (stair units)
treads
risers (step components)
plans (orthographic projections)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)