West wall of Swimming Pool in springtime (1)

 
Accession number GP 42-26
Alternative title Swimming Pool, looking west in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1935 - 1957
Measurements
2.5 x 3 inches
Materials/Techniques
Kodachrome (TM)
Work types
photographs
color photographs
photographic prints

Description

View of the Beatrix Farrand designed west wall of the Swimming Pool with fountain, Rocaille detailing, and weeping cherries in bloom. Area photographed in springtime.

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

On verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool, looking west, August 1957. Stamped in blue ink: This is a Kodachrome Print, made by Eastman Kodak Company, T.M. Regis., U.S. Pat. Off., week of August 5, 1957, 22; 17.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

swimming pools
fountains
Rocaille
spring (season)
walls
Flowering trees
flowering shrubs
Flowers
photographs
color photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 42-26
Alternative title Swimming Pool, looking west in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1935 - 1957
Measurements
2.5 x 3 inches
Materials/Techniques
Kodachrome (TM)
Work types
photographs
color photographs
photographic prints