Example 36: Working drawing

Work Record
Class [controlled]: • prints and drawings • American art • architecture
*Work Type [link]: • working drawing
*Title: Plan and Sections of Concrete Foundation for the U.S. Post Office, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
*Creator Display: architect: Willoughby J. Edbrooke (American, 1843-1896); draftsman: Chauncey G. Graham (American, active 1890s)
*Role [link]: architect [link]: Edbrooke, Willoughby J.
*Role [link]: draftsman [link]: Graham, Chauncey G.
*Creation Date: 1892 [controlled]: • Earliest: 1892 • Latest: 1892
*Subject [links]: • architecture • section • plan (drawing) • U.S. Post Office (Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA)
Culture [link]: American
*Current Location [link]: National Archives and Records Administration (Washington, District of Columbia, United States) • ID: unavailable
*Measurements: 59.44 x 91.44 cm (23 3/8 x 36 inches); scale: 3/4 inch = 1 foot
[controlled] Value: 59.44 Unit: cm Type: height | • Value: 91.44 Unit: cm Type: width | Scale: numeric Value: .75 Unit: inch Type: base | Value: 1 Unit: foot Type: target
*Materials and Techniques: ink and color washes on paper
Material [links]: • ink • wash • paper Technique [links]: • drawing
Inscriptions: scale: 3/4 in = 1 ft.
Description: The purpose of this drawing was to convey basic construction information, but the draftsman has created a thing of beauty.
Related Work:
Relationship Type [controlled]: depicts
[link to Work Record]: U.S. Post Office (Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA); 1890s

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