Mélisande's Allée before brick walk looking south

 
Accession number GP 31-1
Alternative title Mélisande's Allée before brick walk in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Photographer
Garden Area
Mélisande's Allée
Lovers' Lane Pool
Date
1929 - 1932
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

On verso: typewritten label: Mélisandes Allée before brick walk. Also handwritten: #217; Mélissande's Allée looking up towards pool.

#217 is number of photograph in The Bliss Album of Garden Photographs. Photographs attributed to Stewart Brothers Photographers taken around 1929-1932.

View south before the brick path was paved in Mélisande's Allée and before the steps, trellis, or paved pool were constructed at Lovers' Lane.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

paths
garden walks
walkways
brick (clay product)
trees
leaf (plant material)
Acer (genus)
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 31-1
Alternative title Mélisande's Allée before brick walk in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Photographer
Garden Area
Mélisande's Allée
Lovers' Lane Pool
Date
1929 - 1932
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints