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Box Terrace, plan of limestone paving at center (1)

 
Accession number GD M-3-16B
Alternative title Box Terrace, plan of limestone paving at center and showing proposed pattern in Mexican beach pebbles at the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Date
1959 - 1960
Measurements
39.8 x 54.0 cm (15.7 x 21.3 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black ink and green ink on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
plans

Description

Drawing probably first created as: "Box Terrace, plan of limestone paving at center," and dated 10/21/59. It was then updated with title: "Box Terrace, plan of limestone paving at center & showing proposed pattern in Mexican beach pebbles" and dated 4/26/60.

Drawing accession number changed from M 3.16f to M3.15b by unknown hand.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

paving
pavements (surface elements)
limestone
pebble (rock)
plants in art
wheat
vases
pedestals
measurements (dimensions)
patterns (design elements)
designs (concepts)
architectural drawings (visual works)
plans (orthographic projections)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD M-3-16B
Alternative title Box Terrace, plan of limestone paving at center and showing proposed pattern in Mexican beach pebbles at the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Date
1959 - 1960
Measurements
39.8 x 54.0 cm (15.7 x 21.3 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black ink and green ink on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
plans