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Box Terrace, plan of limestone paving at center (2)

 
Accession number GD M-1-11
Alternative title Box Terrace, plan of limestone paving at center and showing proposed pattern in Mexican beach pebbles
Creator
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Date
1956 - 1959
Measurements
43.5 x 46.2 cm (17.1 x 18.2 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black ink and green ink on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
plans

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Ruth Havey based on signed and dated drawing, GD M-3-16B.

Written on drawing in pencil: "Final, April 12/56, See also FSD Dummy on white detail paper" and "See drawing, 10/21/59." Also written on drawing are various calculations, measurements, "Park Ave, above 48, Third St" and "4'4" from pedestal, 18" radius."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

paving
pavements (surface elements)
limestone
pebble (rock)
plants in art
plans (orthographic projections)
designs (concepts)
architectural drawings (visual works)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GD M-1-11
Alternative title Box Terrace, plan of limestone paving at center and showing proposed pattern in Mexican beach pebbles
Creator
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Date
1956 - 1959
Measurements
43.5 x 46.2 cm (17.1 x 18.2 inches)
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black ink and green ink on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
plans