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Man walking through gate at southeast corner of Fellows' Building

 
Accession number GP 16-21
Alternative title Fellows' Building, southeast corner, man walking through gate
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Fellows’ Quarters and Yard
Date
1941
Measurements
3.5 x 5.75 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Beatrix Farrand and her office staff contributed drawings for the design of the building.

On verso: Typewritten label: "Fellows' Building N.W. corner [N.W. crossed out and replaced with S.E.]. Written in upper right corner in pencil: "13 [circled]." Stamped in black ink: 738. Support embossed with: VELOX.

Undated, probably taken 1941 based on related dated photograph showing state of ivy on the building and open windows, GP 16-20.

Man walking through gate unidentified.

Subjects

buildings (structures)
men (male humans)
gates
piers (supporting elements)
finials
windows
ivy
trees
grass (plant material)
walkways
paths
fences
wood (plant material)
dormers
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 16-21
Alternative title Fellows' Building, southeast corner, man walking through gate
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Fellows’ Quarters and Yard
Date
1941
Measurements
3.5 x 5.75 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints