Loggia, detail of brick in arch (1)

 
Accession number GP 42-97
Alternative title Swimming Pool, detail of loggia columns, Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Swimming Pool and Loggia, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1930 - 1939
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver prints
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Close-up view of the brick arches of the Loggia, as they were redesigned by McKim, Mead & White in the 1930s. Beatrix Farrand designed the landscaping.

Photograph undated, probably taken 1930-1939 based on appearance of stuccoed brick.

Two copies of photograph in collection.

Copy 1, verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool, Detail of loggia columns. Also handwritten: Loggia, Detail of "faking of" brick aging on arcade; B-134.

Copy 2, verso: handwritten: Swimming Pool, Detail of loggia columns.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

loggias
brick (clay product)
arches
pavements (surface elements)
paving tile
vines
cap mouldings
piers (supporting elements)
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 42-97
Alternative title Swimming Pool, detail of loggia columns, Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Swimming Pool and Loggia, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1930 - 1939
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver prints
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints