Wall, west end swimming pool, elevation

 
Accession number GD I-2-07I
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1929
Measurements
44.5 x 52.6 cm (17.5 x 20.7 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper
Work types
design drawings
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing is a reprographic print.

Drawing unsigned, original and cyanotype probably created by Beatrix Farrand as part of the re-design of the Swimming Pool and Loggia.

Original drawing undated before blueprint made. Original probably created approximately 1929 based on similar designs for the west wall of swimming pool. Blueprint dated 1929. Only blueprint part of collection.

Written in pencil on verso: Bliss, Wall E. end SW Pool.

Stamped "permanent file" in black ink on verso.

Written in lower right corner in pencil: Wall W. end Swimming Pool, 4/9/29 and Bliss.

Title created by cataloger from title words on drawing.

Subjects

walls
Rocaille
panels (surface components)
copings
piers (supporting elements)
fountains
finials
figures (representations)
elevations (orthographic projections)
designs (concepts)
benches (furniture)
blueprints (reprographic copies)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD I-2-07I
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1929
Measurements
44.5 x 52.6 cm (17.5 x 20.7 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper
Work types
design drawings
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
drawings

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