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1909

  • Work on this object began.

1919

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2016

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Drawing, Jardin d'Amour (Ground Plan for a House and Formal Garden: "Love Garden"), ca. 1914

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Paul Vera and André Vera and published by Emile-Paul Frères and drafted by Eugène Verdeau. It is dated ca. 1914 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and black ink, watercolor, gouache, graphite on beige wove paper, laid down. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was purchased from Yu-Chee Chong and catalogued by Karin Zonis. It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund.

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Its dimensions are

61.3 x 43.5 cm (24 1/8 x 17 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black ink, center: MAISON; scale in centimeters; lower center: ECHELLE; lower center margin: ENTREE; in white gouache, upper center: ROND D'EAU

Cite this object as

Drawing, Jardin d'Amour (Ground Plan for a House and Formal Garden: "Love Garden"), ca. 1914; Designed by Paul Vera and André Vera; France; pen and black ink, brush and black ink, watercolor, gouache, graphite on beige wove paper, laid down; 61.3 x 43.5 cm (24 1/8 x 17 1/8 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund; 1991-58-14

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