Kitchen Garden tool house in the cutting garden

 
Accession number GP 28-3
Alternative title Kitchen Garden tool house in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Kitchen Gardens
Date
1933
Measurements
4 x 5 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, March 1933"; Handwritten: "Bliss, March 1933", "79" "120%"; Stamped in ink: "E 8."

Photograph in Beatrix Farrand's Plant Book for Dumbarton Oaks, p. 116 with caption, "View of the tool house and lead cisterns in the cutting garden, with the box walk in the background, 1933."

Photographer unidentified.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

toolsheds
garden structures
walls
stone (worked rock)
roofs
cisterns (plumbing components)
photographs
shrubs
Flowers
trees
gardens (open spaces)
black-and-white photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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