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Herbaceous Border, view looking north, dummy of wooden gates

 
Accession number GP 24-7
Photographer
Garden Area
Herbaceous Border
Date
1931 - 1932
Measurements
7.75 x 9.75 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Three copies in collection:

Copy 1 with white border, 7.75 x 9.75 inches: On verso: Typewritten label: "Herbaceous Border, view looking north, dummy of wooden gates, c. 1931-2?" Handwritten in pencil: "Looking N. across Herbaceous Border, dummy of wooden gate" ; "B-143."

Copy 2 with no border, 7.5 x 9.5 inches : On verso: Same information as copy 1 and also in pencil, "informal garden."

Copy 3 with black border, 8.0 x 10.0 inches: On verso: Handwritten in pencil: "Looking N. across Herbaceous Border, dummy of wooden gate."

Subjects

gates
mock-ups
walkways
paths
garden walks
hedges
toolsheds
paving stone
trees
shrubs
grass (plant material)
flower gardens
gardens (open spaces)
pavements (surface elements)
walls
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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