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West wall of Swimming Pool, view from Loggia, ca. 1931-1990s

 
Accession number GP 42-31
Alternative title Swimming Pool, view of northwest corner
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1931 -
Measurements
11 x 14 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

View from the Loggia toward the west wall of Swimming Pool with fountain as it appeared after completion in 1931.

Photograph undated, probably taken 1931-1960s based on appearance of west wall and use of black and white.

Three copies of photograph in collection.

Copy 1, verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool, view of N.W. corner.

Copy 2, verso: same as copy 1.

Copy 3, verso: same as copy 1.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

swimming pools
walls
fountains
Rocaille
flowers (plants)
plants, potted
trees
Salix alba (species)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 42-31
Alternative title Swimming Pool, view of northwest corner
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1931 -
Measurements
11 x 14 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints