Arbor Terrace parterre and balcony, view north

 
Accession number GP 4-12
Alternative title Arbor Terrace, terrace looking north
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Arbor Terrace
Date
1978
Measurements
5 x 7 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Parterre designed and installed by Ruth Havey in 1956 and north-facing balcony designed by Beatrix Farrand, with contributions by Ruth Havey, in 1938.

Photographed by Ursula Pariser, 1978. Date taken from back of photograph.

On verso: typewritten label: Arbor Terrace, terrace looking north. Also handwritten: Ursula Pariser, published in Beatrix Farrand's Plant Book, p. 72; 83%; 58; (1978).

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

balconies
plants, potted
planters (containers)
flowers (plants)
trees
scrollwork
stone (worked rock)
pavements (surface elements)
paving stone
photographs
black-and-white photographs
photographic prints
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)