Shrub boxes (2)

 
Accession number GD P-3-55B
Alternative title Shrub boxes for Arbor Terrace (2)
Creator
Garden Area
Arbor Terrace
Date
1955 - 1956
Measurements
20.3 x 26.7 cm (8.0 x 10.5 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite, red colored pencil and blue ink on paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Ruth Havey.

Drawing undated. Created between 1955-1956 based on a letter Ruth Havey sent to Mildred Bliss, L:RH 1956.08.19. In the letter, Havey states that Lank Woodwork Co. is working on "wood tubs for the larger shrubs" in Arbor Terrace.

Written in blue ink on verso: 20 boxes - approx - $1000-$1200.

Annotations and calculations written on recto.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

planters (containers)
wood (plant material)
measurements (dimensions)
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD P-3-55B
Alternative title Shrub boxes for Arbor Terrace (2)
Creator
Garden Area
Arbor Terrace
Date
1955 - 1956
Measurements
20.3 x 26.7 cm (8.0 x 10.5 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite, red colored pencil and blue ink on paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings