Details of billiard room, residence for R. R. Blacker, Esq. at Oak Knoll, Cal


Greene & Greene
Greene, Charles Sumner, 1868-1957
Greene, Henry Mather, 1870-1954
Blacker, Robert R
Details of billiard room, residence for R. R. Blacker, Esq. at Oak Knoll, Cal
Collection Name
Greene & Greene architectural drawings, papers and photographs
Houses; Billiard rooms; Additions; Architecture--United States; Pasadena (Calif.); Robert Roe Blacker House (Pasadena, Calif.); Blacker-Hill house (Pasadena, Calif.)
Detail drawings; HVAC drawings; Reflected ceiling plans; Architectural drawings; Lighting drawings; Orthographic drawings; Blueprints; Pencil drawings; Crayon drawings; Ink wash paintings; Designs and plans
Physical Description
12 sheets : various media ; 59.6 x 102 cm (23 1/2 x 40 in.) or smaller
Many of the drawings are severely damaged.
Bracketed title elements supplied by cataloger or taken from inventory.
Bracketed title elements supplied by cataloger ot raken from inventory.
Because of the lengthy period of careful maintenance and restoration by the present owners, Mr. and Mrs. Max Hill, the structure has, in recent years, been frequently identified as the Blacker-Hill house" -- Greene & Greene, architecture as a fine, by Randell L. Makinson, Salt Lake City, Peregrine Smith, 1977, p. 150.
Date from inventory.
The set consists at 3 blueprints with crayon markings on paper, 3 pencil drawings with crayon on tracing paper, 2 blueprints on paper, 2 pencil drawings on tracing paper, 1 ink drawing with ink wash on cloth, and 1 ink drawing on cloth.
Scale 1/4" = 1' or 1 1/2" = 1' or full size.
Note (Provenance)
Gift of Jean Murray Bangs (Mrs. Harwell Hamilton Harris), 1960; formerly the collection of Charles Sumner Greene
Library Location
Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University
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Greene & Greene architectural records and papers collection, ca. 1896-ca. 1963
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