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Sketch for brick and limestone paving at center, Box Terrace

 
Accession number GD M-2-09
Alternative title Box Terrace, sketch for brick and limestone paving at center
Creator
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Date
1955
Measurements
46.2 x 65.5 cm (18.2 x 25.8 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 inch
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black ink with pink and blue colored pencil shading on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings

Description

Drawing unsigned, probably created by Ruth Havey based on another signed drawing of the Box Terrace, GD M-3-16B.

Drawing repaired in center with tear extending to the top edge.

Pencil sketch added to drawing noted in lower left area.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

paving
pavements (surface elements)
limestone
brick (clay product)
hedges
pedestals
tablets (information artifacts)
walls
walkways
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-2-09
Alternative title Box Terrace, sketch for brick and limestone paving at center
Creator
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Date
1955
Measurements
46.2 x 65.5 cm (18.2 x 25.8 inches)
Scale
3/4 inch = 1 inch
Materials/Techniques
graphite, black ink with pink and blue colored pencil shading on tracing paper
Work types
architectural drawings
drawings