Mounted colour transparencies of a garden designed by Russell Page for Lady Walton at La Mortella, Ischia, Italy

Scope and Content

Mounted 35mm colour transparencies showing views of garden with dense foliage, paths, flower beds, mature trees, and pool or pond with ornamental rocks

Some slide mounts are annotated ‘Ischia’ and ‘Walton’

One original slide sheet annotated ‘La Mortella, Ischia, Lady Walton’, the other annotated ‘Lady Walton. Ischia’ and on the reverse ‘La Mortella. Ischia’ (labels retained)

Mounts are printed with date of production: Jul 1979, Aug 1979, Jun 1980, May 1981

Extent:

20 mounted 35mm colour transparencies

PAG/2/3/9 was found together with PAG/2/2/2, PAG/2/2/4, PAG/2/3/1 and PAG/2/3/16 in an envelope labelled ‘Proposed exhibition in Rome of Italian gardens designed by Russell Page early spring 1998. La Mortella, Villa Silvio Pellico, Agnelli Valley’