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Fountain Terrace looking southwest, walls and stairs

 
Accession number GP 18-5A
Alternative title Planting on Terrace D, view southwest
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Terrace D
Date
1924 - 1925
Measurements
3.5 x 4.75 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Beatrix Farrand and her office staff created drawings for the design of the layout and planting for Fountain Terrace, also known as D Terrace during this time.

On verso: Typewritten label: Fountain Terrace looking east [east, crossed out in pencil and replaced with] southwest - wall & stairs. "1924-25." Handwritten in pencil: "July 1925"; "Planting on D [underlined]"; "Bliss"; "S.D. L 1924"; "69%[circled]"; "54[circled]. In red colored pencil "X-Fountain Terrace." Stamped in purple ink "C28."

Subjects

gardens (open spaces)
Flowers
walls
stairs
steps (stair units)
stone (worked rock)
walkways
garden walks
shrubs
trees
Planting (Plant culture)
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 18-5A
Alternative title Planting on Terrace D, view southwest
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Terrace D
Date
1924 - 1925
Measurements
3.5 x 4.75 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints