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Rose-covered Cottage, Pasadena.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    1843–1942
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Rose-covered Cottage, Pasadena., 1898
  • Where object was made: Pasadena, California, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 17.39 x 22.69 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 8 15/16 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0337
Description

In the foreground, rose bushes flank a paved path that leads to a wooden building, its gable and trellised porch blanketed in pink blooms [identified as Rose-Covered Cottage, Pasadena]. On the lawn, interspersed among the bushes are tropical trees with long, angular leaves.