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Fountain terrace view looking south of fountain to Terrior Column

 
Accession number GP 18-7
Alternative title Fountain terrace view looking south of fountain & Terrior Column
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Terrior Column and Enclosure
Fountain Terrace
Terrace D
Date
1932
Measurements
3.5 x 5.5 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 Fountain Terrace and the Terrior Column.

On verso: Typewritten label: "Fountain terrace view looking east ['east' crossed out and replaced with 'south'] of f[oun]t[ai]n. & Terrior column." Handwritten in black ink: Apr 1932. Handwritten in pencil: "The Gales[?] AB Apr 1932."

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

fountains
gardens (open spaces)
outdoor sculpture
sculpture (visual work)
grass (plant material)
columns (architectural elements)
shrubs
trees
garden walks
walkways
brick (clay product)
stone (worked rock)
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 18-7
Alternative title Fountain terrace view looking south of fountain & Terrior Column
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Terrior Column and Enclosure
Fountain Terrace
Terrace D
Date
1932
Measurements
3.5 x 5.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints