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[Villa Aldobrandini, Frascati, Lazio, Italy. (LOC)

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


[Villa Aldobrandini, Frascati, Lazio, Italy. Water terrace]


[1925 summer]


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



Site History. House Architecture: Medieval castle rebuilt in 1663 and 1667. Associated Name: Hervey de Saint-Denis. Other: Walter Gay and Matilda Travis Gay lived here at the time Johnston photographed. Today: Study Center for EDF.

On slide: Yellow-gold star sticker.

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).


Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.


Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,


Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL):


Call Number: LC-J717-X104- 70


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Taken sometime in 1925