Brick walk to Beech Terrace, view south

 
Accession number GP 5-13
Alternative title Brick walk between the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Beech Terrace and Green Garden, view south
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Green Garden
Date
1929 - 1932
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Beatrix Farrand selected boxwood in the 1930s to line either side of the brick walk next to the Beech Terrace.

Typewritten label: "Green Garden [crossed out and replaced with Beech Terrace], Brick walk to Beech Terrace"; Handwritten: "Beech Terrace, Brick walk to Beech Terrace" and "#121 Brick walk between Beech terrace & Green Garden."

#121 refers to number of photograph in The Bliss Album of Garden Photographs. Photographs attributed to Stewart Brothers Photographers taken between 1929-1932.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

walkways
walks
garden walks
brick (clay product)
trees
Buxus (genus)
shrubs
grass (plant material)
vines
walls
black-and-white photographs
photographs
photographic prints
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 5-13
Alternative title Brick walk between the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Beech Terrace and Green Garden, view south
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Green Garden
Date
1929 - 1932
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints