Swimming Pool, view northwest

 
Accession number GP 42-3
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1931 - 1932
Measurements
4 x 6 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver prints
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Beatrix Farrand designed the west wall.

The west end of the Swimming Pool as it appeared between the construction of the rocaille wall in 1931 and the paving completed in 1932.

Photographer unknown.

Photograph undated, probably taken 1931-1932 based on appearance of the garden area.

On verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool, west end.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

swimming pools
piers (supporting elements)
railings (balustrades)
urns
shrubs
Rocaille
trees
photographs
black-and-white photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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