Paved lily pool

 
Accession number GD I-2-14
Alternative title Paved lily pool for Robert Woods Bliss Esquire at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1928 - 1931
Measurements
21.5 x 30.7 cm (8.5 x 12.1 inches)
Materials/Techniques
diazo process on paper
Work types
architectural drawings
diazotypes
drawings

Description

Drawing is reprographic print.

Drawing unsigned, original signed Beatrix Farrand. Print probably created by Beatrix Farrand or her office.

Drawing undated, probably created between 1928-1931 based on other signed and dated drawings of the west end of the swimming pool.

Title created by cataloger from title words on drawing.

Subjects

Lilies
pools
swimming pools
basins (vessels)
fountains
Typha (genus)
pavements (surface elements)
paving
paving stone
pedestals
vases
vase-shaped
walls
piers (supporting elements)
trees
bushes
plants
water gardens
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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