Wall west of swimming pool (1)

 
Accession number GD I-2-07HA
Alternative title Bliss, wall west of swimming pool
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1928 - 1930
Measurements
47.0 x 55.7 cm (18.5 x 21.9 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand's Office under the direction of Beatrix Farrand as part of the re-design of the Swimming Pool and Loggia.

Drawing undated, probably created between 1928-1930 based on similar design drawings of the west end of the swimming pool.

Includes four drawings depicting the west wall, west wall in relation to the swimming pool, west wall at bottom of steps, and the west wall in relation to the loggia.

Written in pencil below title: Rejected.

Miscellaneous marking in pencil on verso.

Written on right side in pencil: I-2.07h, probably a previous accession number for the drawing.

Title created by cataloger from title words on drawing. 

Subjects

walls
panels (surface components)
piers (supporting elements)
patterns (design elements)
figures (representations)
benches (furniture)
swimming pools
vases
gates
loggias
elevations (orthographic projections)
measurements (dimensions)
balconies
designs (concepts)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD I-2-07HA
Alternative title Bliss, wall west of swimming pool
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1928 - 1930
Measurements
47.0 x 55.7 cm (18.5 x 21.9 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite and colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
design drawings
architectural drawings
drawings

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