Swimming Pool and Loggia, view southeast (5)

 
Accession number GP 42-13
Alternative title Swimming Pool, view of Loggia and pool
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1932 - 1935
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

View of the Swimming Pool and Loggia as they appeared after urns were placed on the Loggia balustrade in 1932 and before the dedication tablet to Beatrix Farrand was placed in 1935.

Stewart Bros. Photographers took photographs of the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens which were numbered 101-305 and placed in The Bliss Album of Garden Photographs. Photographs taken around 1929-1932. #130 on verso of this photograph corresponds to 130 in the album.

On verso: typewritten: Swimming Pool, view of loggia & pool. Also handwritten: loggia & part of pool; #130.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

swimming pools
loggias
urns
balustrades
vines
plants, potted
piers (supporting elements)
cap mouldings
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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