Swimming Pool view north over Crabapple Hill

 
Accession number GP 42-101
Alternative title Swimming Pool overlooking Crabapple Hill in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1935 - 1957
Measurements
2.5 x 3.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
Kodachrome (TM)
Work types
photographs
color photographs
photographic prints

Description

View from the Swimming Pool toward Crabapple Hill, as the landscape looked since the mid-1930s after the Beatrix Farrand designed Swimming Pool railings were installed, see GD I-3-13. Area photographed in springtime.

Photograph undated, probably taken after 1935 based on use of Kodachrome color film and before 1957 based on print date of photograph.

On verso: handwritten: Swimming pool overlooking Crabapple Hill. Stamped in blue ink: 17; This is a Kodachrome Print, Made by, Eastman Kodak Company, T.M. Regis. U.S. Pat. OFF, Week of August 5, 1957.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

railings (balustrades)
piers (supporting elements)
garden furniture
trees
Salix alba (species)
crabapple (plant)
spring (season)
ironwork (visual works)
Flowering trees
color photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 42-101
Alternative title Swimming Pool overlooking Crabapple Hill in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Creator
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1935 - 1957
Measurements
2.5 x 3.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
Kodachrome (TM)
Work types
photographs
color photographs
photographic prints