Herbaceous Border, view with arbor at west end (1)

 
Accession number GP 24-3
Alternative title Herbaceous Border looking west
Photographer
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Date
1931
Measurements
7.75 x 9.75 inches
Materials/Techniques
photographic print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Two copies in collection:

Copy 1, 7.75 x 9.75 inches: On verso: Typewritten label: "Herbaceous Border, view w/ arbor at west end, Summer 1931." Handwritten in pencil: "Herbaceous border, looking west, Summer 1931" ; "B-66."

Copy 2: On verso, 8.5 x 10.0 inches: Typewritten label: "Herbaceous Border, view w/ arbor at west end, Summer 1931." Handwritten in pencil: "Herbaceous border" ; "#266."

#266 refers to number of photograph in The Bliss Album of Garden Photographs. Photographs attributed to Stewart Brothers Photographers taken around 1929-1931.

Subjects

flower gardens
Flowers
arbors
yews
lattices
paths
walkways
garden walks
trees
shrubs
toolsheds
steps (stair units)
grass (plant material)
gardens (open spaces)
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 24-3
Alternative title Herbaceous Border looking west
Photographer
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Date
1931
Measurements
7.75 x 9.75 inches
Materials/Techniques
photographic print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints