Kitchen Garden tool house and lead cisterns

 
Accession number GP 28-8
Alternative title Tool house and lead cisterns in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Kitchen Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Kitchen Gardens
Date
1929 - 1932
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Beatrix Farrand designed the tool houses in the Kitchen Gardens.

On verso: Typewritten label: "Kitchen Garden & tool houses, tool house & lead cisterns"; Stamped in ink: "Photo by Stewart Bros., 918 - 14th St., N.W., Washington, D.C."

Date uncertain, perhaps taken between 1929-1932. Dates are when Stewart Bros. photographed the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

toolsheds
garden structures
roofs
cisterns (plumbing components)
lead (metal)
stone (worked rock)
walls
vines
plantings
Plants
Flowers
trees
shrubs
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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