Fountain Terrace, detail of tulips

 
Accession number GP 18-20
Alternative title Fountain Terrace, detail of tulips looking southeast
Contributor
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Date
1957
Measurements
2.25 x 3 inches
Materials/Techniques
Kodachrome print
Work types
photographs
color photographs
photographic prints

Description

Beatrix Farrand and her office staff contributed drawings for the design of the Fountain Terrace which included tulips along the perimeter.

On verso: Typewritten label: "Fountain Terrace, Detail of tulips, 1957." Stamped in blue ink: "17" ; "This is a Kodachrome Print, Made by Eastman Kodak Company, F.M. Regis. U.S. Pat. Off. Week of August 5, 1957, 22." In brown ink: "41."

Probably taken in Spring, 1957 when tulips were blooming.

Subjects

tulips
gardens (open spaces)
fountains
stone (worked rock)
grass (plant material)
trees
Flowers
color photographs
Kodachrome (TM)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 18-20
Alternative title Fountain Terrace, detail of tulips looking southeast
Contributor
Garden Area
Fountain Terrace
Date
1957
Measurements
2.25 x 3 inches
Materials/Techniques
Kodachrome print
Work types
photographs
color photographs
photographic prints