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West wall of Swimming Pool, fountain and urn mock-ups (1)

 
Accession number GP 42-46
Alternative title Swimming Pool, west end with dummies of vases, Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1932
Measurements
4 x 5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver prints
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

Beatrix Farrand designed the west wall of the Swimming Pool garden and fountain.

West wall of the Swimming Pool with mock-ups of vase finials and fountain.

Photographer unknown.

Man on left is unidentified.

On verso: typewritten label: Swimming Pool, West end w/dummies of vases. Also handwritten: Bliss Sept 1932. General view W. end swimming pool, dummies of fountain & vases. Stamped in ink: B28.

Title created by cataloger.

Subjects

swimming pools
fountains
mock-ups
models (representations)
walls
Rocaille
marble (rock)
urns
vases
finials
piers (supporting elements)
black-and-white photographs
photographs
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Accession number GP 42-46
Alternative title Swimming Pool, west end with dummies of vases, Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Washington, D.C.
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Swimming Pool and Loggia
Date
1932
Measurements
4 x 5 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver prints
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints