South quatrefoil gate for D Terrace

 
Accession number GD O-3-26A
Alternative title South gate, D Terrace
Creator
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Terrace D
Date
1935 - 1936
Measurements
45.1 x 47.9 cm (17.8 x 18.9 inches)
Scale
1 1/2 inches = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite and black ink on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand based on other signed drawing of the quatrefoil gate, (GD O-3-27B, GD O-3-27C, GD O-3-27D, GD O-3-28A, GD O-3-28C, GD O-3-28D).

Written below title: "10/8/35 [crossed out]"; replaced with "1/25/36."

Written in upper right corner in pencil: "Note - Follow figures rather than scaled dimensions."

"D Terrace" also referred to as "Fountain Terrace" on other drawings for quatrefoil gate.

Some discoloration of drawing noted on left edge.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

gates
quatrefoils
scrolls (motif)
wrought iron (iron alloy)
ironwork (visual works)
iron (metal)
flowers in art
leaves in art
measurements (dimensions)
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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