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Gate and step measurements for Rose Garden and Flower Garden (1)

 
Accession number GD O-3-14A
Alternative title Gate and step measurements for Rose Garden and Flower Garden, R.W. Bliss Estate
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace C
Herb Garden
Terrace D
Rose Garden
Date
1927 - 1935
Measurements
34.5 x 84.5 cm (13.6 x 33.3 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned and undated. Probably created by Beatrix Farrand between 1927-1936 based on drawings for the west wall and gates. Similar drawing is GD O-3-07.

Includes drawings for: "N. and S. Gate-Rose Garden (C Terrace)" ; "Steps between Rose Garden and Flower Garden" ; and "Gate between Flower and Herb Gardens."

Drawing repaired in multiple places.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

steps (stair units)
gates
stairs
walls
measurements (dimensions)
piers (supporting elements)
landings (stair components)
stone (worked rock)
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 O-3-14A
Alternative title Gate and step measurements for Rose Garden and Flower Garden, R.W. Bliss Estate
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace C
Herb Garden
Terrace D
Rose Garden
Date
1927 - 1935
Measurements
34.5 x 84.5 cm (13.6 x 33.3 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

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