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Château de Courances: looking across a moat-like water feature, with the château and its parterre garden visible on the right.

Object Details

sova.aag.gca_ref4817
GUID
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kb6c2bd10a2-6bd3-4da1-afc0-d22841170ace
General
Historic plate number: "53."
Historic plate caption: "French Gardens."
The château was visited by the Garden Club of America's tour of French gardens on July 2, 1936.
Architect
Destailleur, Hippolyte Alexandre Gabriel Walter, 1822-1893
Landscape architect
Duchêne, Achille, 1866-1947
Collection Creator
Garden Club of America
Place
Château de Courances (Courances, Essonne, France)
France -- Ile-de-France -- Essonne Department -- Courances
Topic
Summer
Balustrades
Parterres
Standard
Sculpture
Castles
Gardens -- France -- Courances
Moats
Architect
Destailleur, Hippolyte Alexandre Gabriel Walter, 1822-1893
Landscape architect
Duchêne, Achille, 1866-1947
See more items in
The Garden Club of America collection
The Garden Club of America collection / Series 2: International Garden Images / France / FR022: Courances -- Château de Courances
Sponsor
A project to describe images in this finding aid received Federal support from the Smithsonian Collections Care Initiative, administered by the National Collections Program.
Extent
1 Lantern slide (col, 3.25 x 4 in.)
Date
1936 Jul.
Archival Repository
Archives of American Gardens
Identifier
AAG.GCA, Item FR022007
Type
Archival materials
Lantern slides
Collection Citation
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, The Garden Club of America collection.
Collection Rights
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Genre/Form
Lantern slides
Collection Restrictions
Access to original archival materials 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.
AAG.GCA_ref4817
Large EAD
AAG.GCA
AAG
Record ID
ebl-1643208220039-1643210188911-0
[Château de Courances]: looking across a moat-like water feature, with the château and its parterre garden visible on the right.: 1936 Jul.
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