Arbor Terrace, view east

 
Accession number GP 4-21
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Arbor Terrace
Date
1956 - 1990
Measurements
5 x 7 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

View from under the Wisteria Arbor looking east across the terrace as designed by Ruth Havey in 1956. Arbor first designed by Beatrix Farrand approximately 1928-1929 then rebuilt from drawings by Ruth Havey dated 1954.

Photograph undated, probably taken between 1956, based on appearance of parterre, and 2000.

On verso: handwritten: Arbor Terrace.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

arbors
paving stone
pavements (surface elements)
walls
gates
plants, potted
planters (containers)
photographs
black-and-white photographs
photographic prints
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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