Swimming Pool before enlarging

 
Accession number GP 42-1
Alternative title Swimming Pool before enlarging, Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1926
Measurements
3 x 5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

The original swimming pool as designed by Frederick H. Brooke, before the eastern end was extended in 1926.

On verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool before enlarging, July 1926. Also handwritten: Bliss Swimming Pool before lengthening. Stamped in purple ink: E21.

Subjects

swimming pools
trees
hedges
photographs
black-and-white photographs
Brooke, Frederick H. (American architect, born ca. 1879)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 42-1
Alternative title Swimming Pool before enlarging, Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1926
Measurements
3 x 5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints