Herbaceous Border, view looking west (1)

 
Accession number GP 24-2
Alternative title Herbaceous Border, looking towards Tennis Court
Photographer
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Date
1929
Measurements
8.5 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Two copies in collection:

Copy 1 with white border, 8.5 x 10.0 inches: Typewritten label: "Herbaeous Border, view looking west, 1929." Handwritten in pencil: "Herbaceous Border looking towards Tennis Court" ; "#225."

Copy 2: Typewritten label with no border, 7.5 x 9.5 inches: "Herbaeous Border, view looking west, 1929." Handwritten in pencil: "Bliss, 1929."

#225 refers to number in The Bliss Album of Garden Photographs. Photographs attributed to Stewart Brothers Photographers taken around 1929-1932.

Subjects

flower gardens
Flowers
steps (stair units)
trees
toolsheds
lattices
shrubs
grass (plant material)
gardens (open spaces)
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 24-2
Alternative title Herbaceous Border, looking towards Tennis Court
Photographer
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Date
1929
Measurements
8.5 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints