[Chafee House] [lantern slide]: overview of formal parterre garden with hedge in foreground
Bush, William G. Mrs.
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
United States of America, Georgia, Richmond County, Augusta
Chafee House (Augusta, Georgia)
[between 1914 and 1949?]
The formal beds are charmingly planted in many varieties of jonquils and tulips as well as other types of early flowering bulbs. The outlines of the parterres are sharply marked, giving almost the effect of a book design. This is very will done and gives a delightful effect.