Kitchen Garden lower level and tool houses

 
Accession number GP 28-6
Alternative title Tool houses on lower level in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Kitchen Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Kitchen Gardens
Date
1929
Measurements
7.5 x 9.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Beatrix Farrand designed the tool houses in the vegetable garden of the Kitchen Gardens. Wooden stairs between covered with ivy.

2 copies in collection. Copy 1: 7.5 x 9.5 inches; Copy 2: 8 x 10, with black border.

On verso: Copy 1: Typewritten label: "Kitchen Garden & tool houses, tool houses, 1929"; Handwritten: "Tool house on lower level - Kitchen Garden"; "Bliss, 1929." Copy 2: Handwritten: "Kitchen Garden & tool houses. Tool House, 1929.

Photographer unidentified.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

toolsheds
garden structures
roofs
walls
stone (worked rock)
Plants
trees
shrubs
vines
plantings
stairs
black-and-white photographs
ivy
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)