Gate from Beech Terrace to Green Garden (2)

 
Accession number GP 5-3
Alternative title Beech Terrace, north gate to Green Garden
Creator
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Green Garden
Date
1931 - 1935
Measurements
2.5 x 4.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Gate between Beech Terrace and Green Garden showing mock-up of ornament on pier. Beatrix Farrand designed the gate and probably designed mock-up of the ornament on top of the gate piers based on drawings, GD H-3-15, GD H-3-18A, and GD H-3-10.

Photographer unknown.

Undated, probably created between 1931-1935.

On verso: Typewritten label: Beech Terrace, S. [crossed out and replaced with handwritten N.] gate to Green Garden"; Handwritten: "gate from beech to green garden"; Stamped: "C10."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

gates
ironwork (visual works)
piers (supporting elements)
architectural ornament
shrubs
Buxus (genus)
walks
walkways
trees
houses
mock-ups
walls
photographs
black-and-white photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 5-3
Alternative title Beech Terrace, north gate to Green Garden
Creator
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Green Garden
Date
1931 - 1935
Measurements
2.5 x 4.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints