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Fountain Terrace fountain looking northeast to Herb Garden

 
Accession number GP 18-6
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Herb Garden
Fountain Terrace
Terrace E
Terrace D
Date
1931
Measurements
3.5 x 5.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Beatrix Farrand and her office staff created drawings for the Fountain Terrace.

Fountain Terrace also referred to as Terrace D.

On verso: Typewritten label: Fountain Terrace fountain, May 1931. Handwritten: "Bliss pool in D-May 1931" in pencil; "Gray's [unintelliable word]-"; Stamped in purple ink: "A3".

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

fountains
gardens (open spaces)
walls
sculpture (visual work)
outdoor sculpture
piers (supporting elements)
Flowers
stone (worked rock)
trees
grass (plant material)
tulips
shrubs
photographs
black-and-white photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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