Urn Terrace, dummy of basket finial

 
Accession number GP 47-16
Alternative title Box Terrace, dummy of basket finial, view from south end of Box Walk steps
Photographer
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Date
1927 - 1928
Measurements
7.5 x 9.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Three copies in collection:

Copy 1 with no border, 7.5 x 9.5 inches: Typewritten label: "Urn Terrace, dummy of basket (finial), Summer 1927-[19]28." Handwritten in pencil: "S[outh] end of Box Walk" ; Box Terrace - dummy of basket - northwest steps looked at from S[outh] end of box walk" ; "B-70, Dup."

Copy 2 with white border, 7.75 x 9.75 inches: Typewritten label: "Urn Terrace, dummy of basket (finial), Summer 1927-[19]28." Handwritten in pencil: "S[outh] end of Box Walk" ; Box Terrace - dummy of basket - northwest steps looked at from S[outh] end of box walk, Summer 1927-[19]28?" ; "B-70."

Copy 3 with black border, 8.25 x 10.0 inches: Handwritten in pencil: "Urn Terrace, dummy of basket (finial), Summer 1927-[19]28."

Subjects

finials
mock-ups
steps (stair units)
stairs
balustrades
brick (clay product)
walls
stone (worked rock)
shrubs
trees
architectural ornament
grass (plant material)
paths
walkways
garden walks
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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