Rough sketch, west end Bliss swimming pool (1)

 
Accession number GD I-2-07K
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1929
Measurements
17.9 x 30.5 cm (7.0 x 12.0 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper
Work types
design drawings
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing is a reprographic print.

Drawing unsigned, original and cyanotype 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.

Original drawing dated April 1929 and shown in right lower corner of original blueprint. Cyanotype probably created 1929 based on similar dated cyanotypes.

Written in pencil on verso: Bliss, W. end SW Pool, 3/29.

Stamped "permanent file" in black ink.

Subjects

walls
panels (surface components)
piers (supporting elements)
copings
fountains
elevations (orthographic projections)
plans (orthographic projections)
designs (concepts)
blueprints (reprographic copies)
scrollwork
scrolls (motif)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD I-2-07K
Creator
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1929
Measurements
17.9 x 30.5 cm (7.0 x 12.0 inches)
Materials/Techniques
blueprint process on paper
Work types
design drawings
cyanotypes
architectural drawings
drawings

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