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Brick walk and boxwood near Beech tree, top of terrace steps

 
Accession number GP 5-5
Alternative title Beech Terrace, looking down steps to Urn Terrace
Photographer
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Date
1932
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Two copies in collection both 8.0 x 10.0 inches:

Copy 1: On verso: Typewritten label: "Beech Terrace, Looking down steps to urn terrace - Summer 1932" ; Handwritten: #117, Brick walk & boxwood near Beech tree - top of terrace steps."

Copy 2: On verso: Typewritten label: "Beech Terrace, looking down steps to urn terrace - Summer 1932"; Handwritten: "Beech Terrace looking w. & down steps to box terrace, Summer 1932" and "B-16."

#117 refers to number of photograph in The Bliss Album of Garden Photographs. Photographs attributed to Stewart Brothers Photographers taken between 1929-1932,

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

walks
walkways
garden walks
brick (clay product)
Buxus (genus)
shrubs
trees
walls
vines
photographs
black-and-white photographs
photographic prints
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 5-5
Alternative title Beech Terrace, looking down steps to Urn Terrace
Photographer
Garden Area
Beech Terrace
Date
1932
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints