Plan of Box Terrace, 1954

 
Accession number GD M-1-01
Alternative title Plan of Box Terrace (Measured July 1954, overall dimensions from Berrall plan) at the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Date
1954
Measurements
44.9 x 50.9 cm (17.7 x 20.0 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
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 the Havey project number written in lower right corner, DO38b and related signed and dated drawing, GD M-2-02.

Two scales noted: 1/4"=1'0" for larger drawing & 3/4"=1'0" for smaller drawing.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

plans (orthographic projections)
grass (plant material)
walkways
limestone
tablets (information artifacts)
steps (stair units)
stairs
hedges
stone (worked rock)
brick (clay product)
pavements (surface elements)
paving
walls
lead (metal)
piers (supporting elements)
urns
measurements (dimensions)
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-1-01
Alternative title Plan of Box Terrace (Measured July 1954, overall dimensions from Berrall plan) at the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection at Washington, D.C.
Creator
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Date
1954
Measurements
44.9 x 50.9 cm (17.7 x 20.0 inches)
Scale
1/4 inch = 1 foot
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black ink and green ink on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings
plans