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Urn Terrace, measurement photo for northeast corner

 
Accession number GP 47-15
Alternative title Measurement photo, northeast corner of Box Terrace seen from lower level
Photographer
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Box Terrace
Box Walk
Date
1929 - 1930
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, measurement photo for N.E. corner." Handwritten in pencil: "Measurement photo, N.E. pier of Box Terrace seen from lower level" ; "B-74."

Copy 2 with no border, 7.5 x 9.5 inches. On verso: Typewritten label: "Urn Terrace, measurement photo for N.E. corner." Handwritten in pencil: "Measurement photo, N.E. (pier?) of Box Terrace seen from lower level" ; "B-74" ; "Bliss 1929-[19]30."

Copy 3 with no border, 7.5 x 9.5 inches. On verso: Typewritten label: "Urn Terrace, measurement photo for N.E. corner." Handwritten in pencil: "North east corner of B[ox] Terrace for vase (boat shaped baroque) about N. 0.45'-high, and from 0.83 3[superscript] to 0.86 4[superscript] long" ; "B-74 DUP."

Copy 4 with black border, 8.0 x 10.0 inches. On verso: Handwritten in pencil: Urn Terrace, measurement photo for N.E. corner."

Subjects

steps (stair units)
stairs
measurements (dimensions)
walls
brick (clay product)
grass (plant material)
shrubs
Flowers
Plants
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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