Book Illustration, Jardin d'Amour (Ground Plan for a House and Formal Garden: "Love Garden"), ca. 1914
Pen and black ink, brush and black ink, watercolor, gouache, graphite on beige wove paper, laid down. Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund. 1991-58-14.
What is this?
A house in middle surrounded by symmetrically arranged flower and topiary beds. A densely planted border of trees surrounds on three sides. Entrance to garden at center bottom edge of drawing.