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Title
Urn Terrace, with vase looking northeast (1)
Alternate Title
Box Terrace, general view
Photographer
Stewart Bros. Photographers
Date
1929 - 1932
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Terrace B
Box Terrace
Description

Two copies in collection both 10.0 x 8.25 inches:

Copy 1. On verso: Typewritten label: "Urn Terrace, general view [1932?]." Handwritten in pencil: "Bliss, Fig[ure] 8" ; "Stewart, 172" ; "93%" ; "48 [circled]" ; "H5707" ; "65% of original." Measurement of "1 7/8." Stamped in black ink: "G152."

Copy 2. On verso: Typewritten label: "Urn Terrace, general view [1932?]." Handwritten in pencil: "#172 Urn Terrace."

#172 refers to number of photograph in The Bliss Album of Garden Photographs." Photographs attributed to Stewart Brothers Photographers around 1929-1932.

Accession No.
GP 47-12
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Details
Work Types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints
Measurements
8.25 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Subjects
vases
base components: columns
pedestals
hedges
grass (plant material)
walls
balustrades
shrubs
tulips
trees
black-and-white photographs
photographs
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.), DC
Index Terms
Urn Terrace or Garden. See also Box Terrace; Terrace B → photograph of → view northeast
Box Terrace → urn in, photograph of
Box Terrace. See also Terrace B; Urn Terrace → walls for
walls. See also inscriptions → Box Terrace
Urn Terrace or Garden. See also Box Terrace; Terrace B → vase and column
vases → Urn Terrace → with column
pedestals → Urn Terrace → with vase
Urn Terrace or Garden. See also Box Terrace; Terrace B → paths for → grass
paths. See also flagging and flag stones; paving; stepping stones; walks → Urn Terrace → grass
column with vase in Urn Terrace

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