Title
Fountain Terrace, west wall and steps
Alternate Title
Fountain Terrace, west wall & steps
Contributor
Beatrix Farrand
Photographer
Unknown
Date
1923
Garden Area
Terrace D
Description

Beatrix Farrand and her office staff contributed drawings for the design of the Fountain Terrace, also known as Terrace D.

On verso: Typewritten label: "40.2" [crossed out and replaced with] "18.52", "Rose Garden" [crossed out and replaced with] "Fountain Terrace", "east"[crossed out and replaced with] "west" (All replacements in pencil) ; "Wall steps 1923." Handwritten label in pencil: "Fountain Terrace west wall & steps, 1923." In pencil "Bliss 1923"; "84%" [circled]; "53" [circled]. Red colored pencil: "est. before rest."

Photograph appears in Beatrix Farrand's, Plant Book for Dumbarton Oaks, p. 67.

Accession No.
GP 18-52
Details
Work Types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints
Measurements
3.5 x 4.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
photographic print with added grease pencil marking
Subjects
walls
stairs
stone (worked rock)
construction (assembling)
walkways
photographs
black-and-white photographs
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
terrace D. See also Fountain Terrace → view looking northwest
Fountain Terrace → view looking northwest
terrace D. See also Fountain Terrace → walls for
terrace D. See also Fountain Terrace → steps for
walls. See also inscriptions → terrace D
steps → terrace D

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