Gate from Beech Terrace to Green Garden (3)

 
Accession number GP 5-4
Alternative title Beech Terrace, north gate to Green Garden
Creator
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Green Garden
Date
1931 - 1935
Measurements
2.5 x 4.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Photograph of gate taken from Beech Terrace into Green Garden, view southwest, showing gate piers with garden ornament mock-ups. A drawing of the garden ornament which was probably created by Beatrix Farrand could have been the design for the mock-up, GD H-3-10. Beatrix Farrand also created drawings for the gate, GD H-3-15 and GD H-3-18A.

On verso: Typewritten label: "Beech Terrace, S [crossed out and replaced with handwritten N.] gate to Green Garden"; Handwritten: "gate btn beech & green garden"; Stamped: "C10."

Photographer unknown.

Photograph undated, probably taken between 1931-1935 based the appearance of the garden ornament mock-up on pier, gate, and date on related drawings.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

gates
ironwork (visual works)
iron (metal)
architectural ornament
piers (supporting elements)
mock-ups
steps (stair units)
walks
brick (clay product)
trees
houses
shrubs
walls
photographs
black-and-white photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 5-4
Alternative title Beech Terrace, north gate to Green Garden
Creator
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Green Garden
Date
1931 - 1935
Measurements
2.5 x 4.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints