Gate from Beech Terrace to Green Garden (1)

 
Accession number GP 5-2
Alternative title Beech Terrace, north gate to Green Garden
Creator
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Green Garden
Date
1930 - 1933
Measurements
2.5 x 4.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Gate opening between Beech Terrace and Green Garden. Photograph taken from the Beech Terrace shows the gate piers lacking any ornament or attached gate.

Beatrix Farrand created drawings for a wall showing piers between the Beech Terrace and Green Garden, GD H-3-11 and GD H-3-12 in October, 1930. She also created a drawing for the gate dated 1931.

Photographer unknown.

Undated, probably photographed between 1930-1933.

On verso: Typewritten label: "Beech Terrace S. [S. crossed out and replaced with N.] gate to Green Garden"; Handwritten: "S. gate from Beech terrace to green garden"; Stamped in ink: C10.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

gates
piers (supporting elements)
brick (clay product)
trees
shrubs
Buxus (genus)
vines
walls
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 5-2
Alternative title Beech Terrace, north gate to Green Garden
Creator
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Green Garden
Date
1930 - 1933
Measurements
2.5 x 4.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints