Urn Terrace, column and vase, view north

 
Accession number GP 47-5
Alternative title Vase in B. Terrace
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Terrace B
Box Terrace
Date
1931
Measurements
3.5 x 5.75 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints

Description

On verso: Typewritten label: "Urn Terrace, general view, May 1931." Handwritten in pencil: "Bliss [underlined]", Vase in B. Terrace, May 1931, Gray's film." Stamped in purple ink: "A3."

B. Terrace or Terrace B. is also referred to as Urn Terrace.

"Gray's film" probably refers to film taken by William Gray, first head gardener or superintendent from 1922-1937.

Subjects

vases
base components: columns
columns (architectural elements)
hedges
grass (plant material)
trees
Flowers
Plants
shrubs
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 47-5
Alternative title Vase in B. Terrace
Garden Area
Urn Terrace
Terrace B
Box Terrace
Date
1931
Measurements
3.5 x 5.75 inches
Materials/Techniques
gelatin silver print
Work types
photographs
black & white photographs
photographic prints