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Title
Preliminary study #2, plan of fountain for Tennis Court parterre
Alternate Title
Plan of fountain for Tennis Court parterre at the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Ruth Havey
Date Created
1960
Garden Area
Pebble Garden
Tennis Court
Description

Accession number changed from J-2.17a to T-2.61a by unknown hand.

"Preliminary study #2" written in ink above title.

Right lower corner in pencil, "2w" corrected to "1w."

"See F.S.D." [with arrow pointing to "own lead figures"].

"Shell design in pebble paving, scooped 3" (see N-S Section).

Title created by cataloger.

Accession No.
GD T-2-61A
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Details
Work Types
drawings
landscape architecture drawings
plans
Measurements
50.9 x 76.1 cm (20.0 x 30.0 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black, blue and green ink on tracing paper
Subjects
parterres
fountain
shell (motif)
bases (object components)
pebble (rock)
limestone
lead (metal)
sculpture (visual work)
cornucopias (motifs)
concrete
walls
scrolls (motif)
scrollwork
leaves in art
copings
measurements (dimensions)
rubble
plans (orthographic projections)
designs (concepts)
angles (geometric concepts)
architectural drawings (visual works)
drawings (visual works)
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
fountains → tennis court → plan for
Pebble Garden → plan for Tennis Court fountain
plans → for Pebble Garden → fountain
plans → for Tennis Court → fountain
tennis court → fountain → plan for Tennis Court fountain
parterre → tennis court
plans → for Pebble Garden → parterre
plans → for Tennis Court → parterre