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[Esher Place] [lantern slide] center of the sunken garden, designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, with its barely visible rill and central pond

view [Esher Place] [lantern slide] center of the sunken garden, designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, with its barely visible rill and central pond digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Williams, P. H. Mrs.
Lantern slide maker:
Van Altena, Edward
Physical description:
1 lantern slide: col. ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United Kingdom, England, Surrey, Esher
England
Surrey
Esher
Esher Place (Esher, Surrey, England)
Date:
1929
1929 Jun
Notes:
Mount reads: "Mrs. P. H. Williams; Edward Van Altena, 71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C."
Historic plate number: "9; W."
Historic plate caption: "[Recto label:] Mrs. P. H. Williams [Verso label:] Esher Place, Esher, Surrey."
Esher Place was visited during the Garden Club of America's June 1929 tour to England. A complete copy of the GCA tour itinerary was printed in the Bulletin of the Garden Club of America (Fourth Series, No. 5), September 1929, pp. 6-25.
Topic:
Fountains
Topiary work
Stones
Sculpture
Baskets
Gardens
Sunken gardens
Rills
Ponds
Local number:
ENG008004
Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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