Photographic material relating to a garden designed by Russell Page for Mr Boussac at Rue Maurice Barres, Bois de Boulogne, Paris, France

Scope and Content

Black and white photographs and negatives showing views of terrace with planted pots and view beyond to Eiffel Tower, Russell Page’s own reflection in the window in one image

One photograph is annotated on the reverse ‘Roof garden in Paris. NB Eiffel Tower. Wrought iron balustrade repeats trellis pattern. Photo Russell Page’ and ‘Paris roof garden’

One photograph is marked up on the reverse for publication and annotated ‘Town Gardens etc’

Some photographs are duplicates

Size of photographs ranges from 14.2 x 14.5 cm to 19.8 x 20.2 cm

Undated [?c.1950s]

Original storage envelope labelled ‘Rue Maurice Barres, the Bois de Boulogne (Monsieur Boussac)’ (label retained)


17 black and white photographs

6 strips 2¼ black and white negatives (3 images on 3 strips, 1 image on 3 strips)

2 negatives envelopes