Planting plan and garden seat for Fortune Rock, Mount Desert, 1987

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Landscape commission for C. Graham Berwind at an unknown address in Mount Desert, ME, 1987. The commission is associated with Landscape Design Associates. This item is part of the Patrick Chassé landscape architecture collection.

Charles Graham Berwind, Jr., and his wife Sigrid were summer residents of Mount Desert Island, owning “Fortune Rock.” They also owned properties in Pennsylvania and Florida. Berwind was the former chairman, CEO and president of Berwind Group, a family owned investment management group.

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  • Title: Planting plan and garden seat for Fortune Rock, Mount Desert, 1987
  • Address: unknown, Mount Desert, Hancock County, ME
  • Client: C. Graham Berwind
  • Building Name: Berwind Residence
  • Creation Date: 1987
  • Subject Date: 1987
  • Primary Architects: Landscape Design Associates
  • Object Type: Text and Image
  • Subtype: landscape drawing
  • Media/Genre: site elements; planting plans; site plans
  • Materials: acetate vellum; diazotype; graphite on tracing paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 4180, 37-C-4
  • Collection: Patrick Chassé landscape architecture collection
  • Number of items in commission: 16

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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