Swimming Pool and Green Garden plan

 
Accession number GD I-3-01A
Alternative title Swimming Pool and Green Garden, The Oaks, Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Orangery
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Green Garden
Date
1922 - 1931
Measurements
67.0 x 74.5 cm (26.4 x 29.3 inches)
Scale
1/8 inch = 1 inch
Materials/Techniques
graphite and colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
measured drawings
architectural drawings
drawings
plans

Description

Drawing unsigned, unknown creator.

Handwritten in lower right corner in pencil: McFarland. This drawing could possibly have been sent to Arthur W. McFarland, an architect in Bar Harbor, ME. It is also possible McFarland created the drawing.

Drawing undated, probably created early 1922 to 1931 based on other dated surveys and date of the re-design of the Swimming Pool and Loggia.

Written on verso: [Sw]imming Pool & Loggia; [Po]ol & Green Garden.

Title created by cataloger from title words.

Subjects

gardens
plans
measured drawings
swimming pools
copings
limestone
flagstone
drains
walkways
steps (stair units)
stairs
plants
Myrtaceae (family)
doorsills
shrubs
measurements (dimensions)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.),
Accession number GD I-3-01A
Alternative title Swimming Pool and Green Garden, The Oaks, Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Orangery
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Green Garden
Date
1922 - 1931
Measurements
67.0 x 74.5 cm (26.4 x 29.3 inches)
Scale
1/8 inch = 1 inch
Materials/Techniques
graphite and colored pencil on tracing paper
Work types
measured drawings
architectural drawings
drawings
plans