Arbor Terrace balcony, view north

 
Accession number GP 4-23
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Arbor Terrace
Date
1956 - 1981
Measurements
5 x 7 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

The balcony as designed by Beatrix Farrand with assistance from Ruth Havey in 1938. The parterre paving contributed by Ruth Havey in 1956. Single-row of Kieffer pears grows beyond the balcony.

Photograph undated, probably taken between 1956 and 1981 based on existence of parterre and lack of double-row Kieffer pears planted in 1981.

Handwritten on verso: Arbor Terrace.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

balconies
benches (furniture)
ironwork (visual works)
terraces (landscaped-site elements)
wood (plant material)
trees
stone (worked rock)
pavements (surface elements)
photographs
black-and-white photographs
photographic prints
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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