Sketch of Cool House alterations

 
Accession number GD E-2-10C
Alternative title Sketch of Cool House alterations, Dumbarton Oaks
Creator
Garden Area
Cool House
Date
1950
Measurements
30.3 x 38.5 cm (11.9 x 15.2 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper
Work types
architectural drawings
diazotypes
drawings

Description

Drawing is reprographic print.

Print unsigned, original signed by Robert W. Patterson. Print probably also created by Robert W. Patterson.

Sketch of alterations to the Cool House (greenhouse) to transform it into a Garden Center. The Garden Center in this location was never realized.

Original dated 7/7/50. Print probably created in 1950.

Written on verso in pencil: "Sketch - Cool House Alterations."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

building (structures)
libraries (buildings)
elevations (orthographic projections)
alterations (object components)
windows
copper (metal)
roofs
rest rooms
architectural drawings (visual works)
diazotypes (copies)
greenhouses
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)