Doria and wood seat in Arbor Terrace, view north

 
Accession number GP 4-22
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Arbor Terrace
Date
1956 - 1981
Measurements
5 x 7 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Wood and Doria seat and parterre as designed by Ruth Havey around 1956.

Seated woman is unidentified.

Photograph is undated, probably taken between 1956-1981 based on appearance of parterre and absence of double row of Kieffer pears planted in 1981.

On verso: handwritten: Arbor Terrace.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

garden furniture
benches (furniture)
wood (plant material)
walls
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.