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[Villa Borromeo, Isola Bella, Lake Maggiore, Piedmont, Italy. (LOC)

Johnston, Frances Benjamin,, 1864-1952,, photographer.

 

[Villa Borromeo, Isola Bella, Lake Maggiore, Piedmont, Italy. Terrace garden]

 

[1925 summer]

 

1 photograph : glass lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in.

 

Notes:

Site History. House Architecture: Giovanni Angelo Crivelli and others, from circa 1630. Landscape: Giovanni Angelo Crivelli and others, from circa 1630. Associated Name: Carlo Borromeo III. Today: Public site.

On slide (printed): "Edward Van Altena" and "71-79 W. 45th St., N.Y.C." (slide manufacturer).

Slide for lecture "Old World Gardens."

Title, date, and subject information provided by Sam Watters, 2011.

Forms part of: Garden and historic house lecture series in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

Published in Gardens for a Beautiful America / Sam Watters. New York: Acanthus Press, 2012. Plate 205.

 

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

 

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

 

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.16527

 

Call Number: LC-J717-X104- 71

  

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Taken sometime in 1925