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Collection name:
DPR: Parks & Recreation
Record:
Identifier:
dpr_d_3091
Title:
[Greensward Plan for Central Park, presentation board] No. 11
Architect:
Olmsted, Frederick Law
Creator:
Vaux, Calvert
Subject:
Central Park
Description:
View of garden arcade building and flower garden.
Date:
1858
Size:
28 1/2 x 21 inches
Medium:
Black ink and pencil with colored washes on paper.
Notes:
The drawings in this series (11 of the 12 original submission drawings for the competition to design Central Park) were loaned to the Museum of City of New York by the Department of Parks. In 1988, this series was transferred to the NYC Municipal Archives and is described in accession sheet no. 88-031. The Department of Parks still retains the master Greensward Plan.
Condition:
Museum quality.
Series Number:
M
Original Number:
L845.1L
Folder Number:
27
Folder:
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