Rail for Swimming Pool steps

 
Accession number GD I-3-89
Alternative title Rail for Swimming Pool steps (Swedish wrought iron)
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1956
Measurements
34.1 x 60.5 cm (13.4 x 23.8 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 foot
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, created approximately 1956 based on dated drawings related to work on the Swimming Pool steps, GD I-3-88A, GD I-3-88B.

Written on original: Section through steps looking east; Double scrolls as at Swim[min]g Pool ladder [GD I-3-69]; To match Swim[min]g Pool Rail; Spread [with an arrow]; Scale 3/4"=1'0".

Written on verso of print: iron rail for swimming pool steps; 2-20-56.

Title created by cataloger from title words on drawing.

Subjects

steps (stair units)
stairs
ironwork (visual works)
railings (balustrades)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
measurements (dimensions)
designs (concepts)
scrolls (motif)
S-scrolls
diazotypes (copies)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD I-3-89
Alternative title Rail for Swimming Pool steps (Swedish wrought iron)
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1956
Measurements
34.1 x 60.5 cm (13.4 x 23.8 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper
Work types
architectural drawings
diazotypes
drawings