Arbor Terrace, gardenia

 
Accession number GP 4-20
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Arbor Terrace
Date
1956 - 1957
Measurements
3 x 3 inches
Materials/Techniques
chromogenic process on photographic paper
Work types
photographs
color photographs
photographic prints

Description

Gardenia growing in a shrub box designed by Ruth Havey and built by Lank Woodworking.

Shrub box design and construction completed in 1956, according to drawings GD P-3-55A and GD P-3-55B and letter L:RH 1956.10.13.

Photograph undated, probably taken between 1956 and 1957 due to construction of shrub box and photograph printing date of August 5, 1957.

On verso: typewritten label: Arbor Terrace, gardenia, color, 1957. Also stamped: This is a Kodachrome print. Made by Eastman Kodak Company, T.M. Regis. U.S. Pat. Off. Week of August 5, 1957; 49.

Title drawn from verso.

Subjects

planters (containers)
shrubs
flowers (plants)
walls
stone (worked rock)
wood (plant material)
photographs
photographic prints
color photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 4-20
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Arbor Terrace
Date
1956 - 1957
Measurements
3 x 3 inches
Materials/Techniques
chromogenic process on photographic paper
Work types
photographs
color photographs
photographic prints