Beech Terrace, early view of Terrace

 
Accession number GP 5-1
Alternative title Beech tree in Beech Terrace, early view of Terrace looking northeast
Photographer
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Terrace A
Date
1920 - 1930
Measurements
3.5 x 4.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Photographer unidentified.

Photograph dated approximately 1920-1930. The earliest date is based on the date Robert and Mildred Bliss purchased Dumbarton Oaks, and the latest date is based on the date of drawings Beatrix Farrand's created for swing seat in the Beech Terrace.

On verso: Typewritten label: "Beech Terrace, early view of Terrace"; Handwritten: "Beech Terrace"; Stamped in ink: C22.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

trees
fagus (genus)
shrubs
walks
walkways
walls
grass (plant material)
autumn
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.)
Accession number GP 5-1
Alternative title Beech tree in Beech Terrace, early view of Terrace looking northeast
Photographer
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Terrace A
Date
1920 - 1930
Measurements
3.5 x 4.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints