Urn Terrace, looking south (2)

 
Accession number GP 47-10
Alternative title Box Terrace with the stone vase slightly stained and aged
Photographer
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Terrace B
Box Terrace
Date
1931
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
photographic print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Four copies in collection:

Copy 1 with white border, 8.0 x 10.0 inches. On verso: Typewritten label: Urn Terrace, looking south, Spring 1931." Handwritten in pencil: "The Box Terrace with the stone vase slightly stained and aged, Apr[il] 1931" ; "Box Terrace looking south, early Spring" ; "B-146 DUP." Stamped in black ink: "Photo by Stewart Bros., 818-14th St. N.W., Washington, D.C."

Copy 2 with white border and black ink markings on recto, 8.0 x 10.0 inches. On verso: Typewritten label: Urn Terrace, looking south, Spring 1931." Handwritten in pencil: "Box Terrace looking south, early Spring, 1931"; "April 1931" ; "59%[circled]" ; "51 [circled]" ; "enclosed gardens" ; "B-146 DUP." Stamped in black ink: "Photo by Stewart Bros., 818-14th St. N.W., Washington, D.C."

Copy 3 with white border, 7.75 x 9.5 inches. On verso: Typewritten label: Urn Terrace, looking south, Spring 1931." Handwritten in pencil: "Box Terrace looking south, early Spring, 1931" ; "B-146 DUP."

Copy 4 with black border, 8.0 x 10.0 inches. On verso: Handwritten in pencil: Urn Terrace, looking south, Spring 1931" ; "25."

Subjects

vases
base components: columns
columns (architectural elements)
hedges
grass (plant material)
walls
balustrades
trees
shrubs
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.)