Herbaceous Border, yew at east end (3)

 
Accession number GP 24-32
Alternative title Irish yew east end of Herbaceous Border
Photographer
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Date
1929 - 1932
Measurements
8.25 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Two copies in collection:

Copy 1, 10.0 x 8.25 inches: On verso: Typewritten label: Herbaceous Border, yew at east end." Handwritten in pencil: "#218 Irish yew at foot of Herbaceous Border."

Copy 2: 10.0 x 7.0 inches: On verso: Typewritten label: Herbaceous Border, yew at east end." Handwritten in pencil: "The Irish yew east end of the Herbaceous Border." Stamped in purple ink: "Photo by Stewart Bros., 818-14th St. N.W., Washington, D.C" ; "NRA  U.S., we do our part [with eagle symbol.]

#218 written on copy 1 refers to number of photograph in The Bliss Album of Garden Photographs. Photographs attributed to Stewart Brothers Photographers taken around 1929-1932.

Subjects

yews
grass (plant material)
trees
hedges
toolsheds
shrubs
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 24-32
Alternative title Irish yew east end of Herbaceous Border
Photographer
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Date
1929 - 1932
Measurements
8.25 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

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