West end of Loggia and Pepper Pot finial

 
Accession number GP 42-9
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1929 - 1932
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

View of west end of Loggia showing Pepper Pot finial at base of Horseshoe Steps.

Stewart Bros. Photographers took photograph based on "#131" on verso indicating as one number in a larger numbering system for the Dumbarton Oaks photographs.

Photograph undated, probably 1930-1932 based on placement of Pepper Pot and finished base.

Four copies of photograph in collection.

Copy 1, verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool, S.W. corner of loggia. Also handwritten: S.W. Corner of Loggia showing interesting grades and Pepper Pot "Finial." 64.116.1.

Copy 2, verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool, S.W. corner of loggia. Also handwritten: S.W. Corner of Loggia showing interesting grades and Pepper Pot "Finial." 64.116.1; 40; 84%; A [circled in red colored pencil].

Copy 3, verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool, S.W. corner of loggia. Also handwritten: S.W. Corner of Loggia showing interesting grades and Pepper Pot "Finial." 64.116.1; #12 on p. 223; Crop on top and sides, 5 3/4 inches; 20 [circled in pencil].

Copy 4, verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool, S.W. corner of loggia. Also handwritten: #133; Corner of Loggia at foot of Horseshoe Steps (showing pepper pot & pool).

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

swimming pools
loggias
urns
finials
plants, potted
benches (furniture)
balustrades
photographs
black-and-white photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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