Swimming Pool and Loggia, view southeast (2)

 
Accession number GP 42-20
Alternative title Swimming Pool and Loggia, view southeast, Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1930 - 1935
Measurements
8 x 10 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver prints
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Wide view of the Swimming Pool and Loggia as they appeared after early 1930s when the railings were installed and before 1935 when the dedication tablet to Beatrix Farrand was placed in the Loggia balustrade. See similar photographs GP 42-4 and GP 42-5.

Possibly photographed by Stewart Bros. due to similarity to GP 42-17.

Photograph undated, probably taken 1930-1935 based on appearance of the Loggia balustrade.

On verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool, Pool & Loggia. Also handwritten: 65.152.20A.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

swimming pools
loggias
railings (balustrades)
balustrades
plants, potted
benches (furniture)
vines
piers (supporting elements)
cap mouldings
Stewart Bros. Photographers
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

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