Proposed layout of beds for Terrace D

 
Accession number GD O-2-01B
Alternative title Proposed layout of beds, Terrace "D", R.W. Bliss, "The Oaks", Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace D
Date
1922 - 1927
Measurements
50.4 x 41.6 cm (19.8 x 16.4 inches)
Scale
1/8 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
landscaping plans
drawings
landscape architecture drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand based on handwriting and similar signed drawing of the planting plan, GD O-4-02.

Drawing undated, probably created between 1922-1927. This drawing refers to "The Oaks" a term used on early-mid 1920's drawings and there exists a planting plan for the proposed layout of beds dated 1927, GD O-4-02.

Drawing repaired on lower edge.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

landscaping plans
beds (site elements)
measurements (dimensions)
stairs
steps (stair units)
walkways
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-2-01B
Alternative title Proposed layout of beds, Terrace "D", R.W. Bliss, "The Oaks", Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Terrace D
Date
1922 - 1927
Measurements
50.4 x 41.6 cm (19.8 x 16.4 inches)
Scale
1/8 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
landscaping plans
drawings
landscape architecture drawings