North side swimming pool balcony (7)

 
Accession number GD I-3-02A
Alternative title North side wall
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1926 - 1930
Measurements
28.5 x 51.6 cm (11.2 x 20.3 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Beatrix Farrand's Office under the direction of Beatrix Farrand as part of the re-design of the Swimming Pool and Loggia.

Drawing undated, probably created between mid-1920's and early 1930's based on additional dated drawings of the north side swimming pool balcony.

Written at top of drawing in pencil: The piers are not in place, but everything has been laid out by this print which we will have to follow as the arches in the north side of wall and the trees have been placed by it (note on plan from Davis, Aug 20, [19]28.

Drawing repaired.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

balconies
arches
walls
designs (concepts)
measurements (dimensions)
stone (worked rock)
lattices
piers (supporting elements)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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