Urn Terrace, looking north

 
Accession number GP 47-9
Alternative title Urn Terrace, with vase looking north
Photographer
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Date
1931
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
photographic print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Two copies in collection:

Copy 1 with cream colored border, 8.0 x 10.0 inches. On verso: Typewritten label: "Urn Terrace, looking north, April 1931." Handwritten in pencil: "April 1931." In red colored pencil: "11." Stamped in black ink: "Photo by Stewart Bros., 818-14th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.

Copy 2 with white border, 8.5 x 10.0 inches. On verso: Typewritten label: "Urn Terrace, looking north, April 1931." Handwritten in pencil: #167 Urn Terrace early Spring."

#167 written on copy 2 refers to number of photograph in The Bliss Album of Garden Photographs." Photographs attributed to Stewart Brothers Photographers taken around 1929-1932.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

vases
base components: columns
columns (architectural elements)
hedges
walls
balustrades
grass (plant material)
shrubs
Flowers
Plants
paths
walkways
garden walks
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)