Title
Fountain Terrace, two jets before lead fountains
Alternate Title
Fountain Terrace, looking north
Contributor
Beatrix Farrand
Photographer
Stewart Bros. Photographers
Date
1930
Garden Area
Herb Garden
Fountain Terrace
Terrace D
Description

Beatrix Farrand created drawings that contributed to the design of the Fountain Terrace, also known as Terrace D during this time. Herb Garden showing in distance.

On verso: Typewritten label: "Fountain Terrace, two jets before lead f[oun]t[ai]ns, June 1930." Handwritten: "#191, Fountain Terrace - Looking North."

#191 refers to the number of photograph in The Bliss Album of Garden Photographs held in the Dumbarton Oaks Archives. The photographs are attributed to Stewart Bros. Photographers taken around 1929-1932. 

Accession No.
GP 18-3
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Details
Work Types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Subjects
fountains
gardens (open spaces)
Flowers
walls
piers (supporting elements)
arbors
balconies
hedges
trees
grass (plant material)
Wisteria
photographs
black-and-white photographs
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
fountains → terrace D → water jets
fountains → Fountain Terrace → view looking north
Fountain Terrace → view looking north
terrace D. See also Fountain Terrace → fountains for → water jets
walls. See also inscriptions → Fountain Terrace
Fountain Terrace → walls for