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New wall and pier at steps north of the swimming pool

 
Accession number GD I-3-88A
Alternative title New wall and pier at steps north of the swimming pool at The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1956
Measurements
50.5 x 83.3 cm (19.9 x 32.8 inches)
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper
Work types
architectural drawings
diazotypes
drawings

Description

Drawing is reprographic print. Original drawing does not exist in collection.

Print unsigned. Original and print probably created by Ruth Havey.

Print undated. Original drawing dated 2/20/56. Print probably created in 1956.

Includes 6 separate titled views with different scales: Elevation looking south--scale 3/4"=1'0"; Elevation looking west--scale 3/4"=1'0"; Elevation of pier--scale 1 1/2"=1'0"; Plan--scale 3/4"=1'0"; Section through steps looking east--scale 3/4"=1'0"; Plan--scale 1 1/2"=1'0".

Written on verso: rail of swimming pool steps; scale 3/4"=1'0" and 1 1/2"=1'0"; 2-20-56.

Title created by cataloger from title words on drawing.

Subjects

walls
piers (supporting elements)
steps (stair units)
stairs
railings (balustrades)
stone (worked rock)
stucco
caps (pedestal components)
treads
measurements (dimensions)
elevations (orthographic projections)
sections (orthographic projections)
plans (orthographic projections)
bases (object components)
ironwork (visual works)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD I-3-88A
Alternative title New wall and pier at steps north of the swimming pool at The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1956
Measurements
50.5 x 83.3 cm (19.9 x 32.8 inches)
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper
Work types
architectural drawings
diazotypes
drawings