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Guide to the Acton Visual Materials at La Pietra
1870-1994
(Bulk 1907-1980)
 MSS La Pietra 001


Villa La Pietra

Collection processed by Alta Macadam

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Description is in English.

Container List

Series V: Places

Subseries A: Italian Villas and Gardens

1 Firenze and Toscana
Container 1 Container 2 Container 3 Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Firenze, Villa ANTINORI, San Martino alle Palme
1939
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Firenze, Villa Le BALZE, Via Vecchia Fiesolana, Fiesole

General note

Colour prints.

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Firenze, Villa BARGAGLI Petrucci, Pozzolatico (Galluzzo)
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Firenze, Villa BONDI ('Il Garofano'), 31 Via delle Forbici
ca. 1911-1917
Box: 1 Folder : 5 Firenze, Villa BRAGGIOTTI, Montughi
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 6 Firenze, Villa La CAPPONCINA, Settignano

General note

#1. exterior, #2-3. interiors

ca. 1911-1917
Box: 1 Folder : 7 Firenze, Villa di CASTELLO

General note

Photo by Alinari, 3296. The fountain by Tribolo and Ammannati.

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 8 Firenze, Villa I COLLAZZI

General note

#1-7. Negs. and prints.

1903
Box: 1 Folder : 9 Firenze, Villa I COLLAZZI

General note

Comitato Ville Fiorentine. Colour print.

ca. 1970s
Box: 1 Folder : 10 Firenze, Villa CORSINI, Castello

General note

#1-2. Neg.and print, #3. Neg. (with a vintage car), early 1900s.

ca. 1900s
Box: 1 Folder : 11 Firenze, Villa CURONIA, Via Suor Maria Celeste

General note

Colour print. Comitato Ville Fiorentine.

ca. 1970s
Box: 1 Folder : 12 Firenze, Villa DEMIDOFF, Pratolino, January 21

General note

Annotated on the verso. Statue of Appennino by Giambologna.

1905
Box: 1 Folder : 13 Firenze, Villa FAVARD
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 14 Firenze, Villa GAMBERAIA, Settignano
ca. 1912-1917
Box: 1 Folder : 15 Firenze, Villa GAMBERAIA, Settignano

General note

Neg.

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 15a. [Firenze, Villa GAMBERAIA, Settignano - the grotto]
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 16 Firenze, Villa GAMBERAIA, Settignano
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 17 Firenze, Villa GAMBERAIA, Settignano

General note

Comitato Ville Fiorentine. Colour prints.

ca. 1970s
Box: 1 Folder : 17a. Firenze, Villa GAMBERAIA, Settignano, in the snow

General note

Photo by Balthazar Korab 1968 (Korab published Gamberaia: a photo essay, with text by HA in 1971. Annotated on the verso with a dedication to HA from Korab. Mounted photo

1968
Box: 1 Folder : 18 Firenze, Villa GELSOMINO, Via Accursio 12
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 19 Firenze, Villa LAUDER, Via di San Leonardo, with the owner Sir Thomas Dick-Lauder

General note

No photo. A postcard to HMA. Original in the correspondence archives.

1913
Box: 1 Folder : 20 Firenze, Villa MERCEDES, Bellosguardo (also known as Villa Belvedere al Saracino and as Villa Castellani)

General note

Colour print. Comitato Ville Fiorentine.

ca. 1970s
Box: 1 Folder : 21 Firenze, Villa MONNA LISA

General note

Colour print. Comitato Ville Fiorentine.

ca. 1970s
Box: 1 Folder : 22 Firenze, Villa MONTALTO, Maiano
ca. 1912-1917
Box: 1 Folder : 23 Firenze, Villa DELL'OMBRELLINO, Bellosguardo

General note

Colour print. Comitato Ville Fiorentine.

ca. 1970s
Box: 1 Folder : 24 Firenze, Villa DELL'OMBRELLINO, Bellosguardo

General note

Annotated on the verso "Keppel, Bellosguardo". Colonel George Keppel and his wife Alice, mistress of King Edward VII, bought the villa in 1924.

after 1924
Box: 1 Folder : 25 Firenze, Villa DELL'OMBRELLINO, Bellosguardo
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 26 Firenze, Villa PALMIERI, Via Boccaccio
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 27 Firenze, Villa PASSERINI (also known as Villa del Giullarino)

General note

8-12 Via Pian de'Giullari. Owned by Guy Mitchell, brother of HMA 1908-1929. Negs. before the tower was heightened by Guy Mitchell.

ca. 1908-1929
Box: 1 Folder : 28 Firenze, Villa PASSERINI (also known as Villa del Giullarino)

General note

8-12 Via Pian de'Giullari. Owned by Guy Mitchell, brother of HMA 1908-1929. Negs.and prints, showing work in progress on heightening the tower.

ca. 1908-1929
Box: 1 Folder : 29 Firenze, Villa PASSERINI (also known as Villa del Giullarino)

General note

8-12 Via Pian de'Giullari. Owned by Guy Mitchell, brother of HMA 1908-1929.

ca. 1908-1929
Box: 1 Folder : 30 Firenze, Villa PASSERINI (also known as Villa del Giullarino)

General note

8-12 Via Pian de'Giullari. Owned by Guy Mitchell, brother of HMA 1908-1929. Interiors.

ca. 1908-1929
Box: 1 Folder : 31 Firenze, Villa PASSERINI (also known as Villa del Giullarino)

General note

8-12 Via Pian de'Giullari. Owned by Guy Mitchell, brother of HMA 1908-1929.

ca. 1908-1929
Box: 1 Folder : 32 Firenze, Villa PASSERINI (also known as Villa del Giullarino)
ca. 1908-1929
Box: Folder : Firenze, Villa PASSERINI (also known as Villa del Giullarino)
Views from the house and exteriors

General note

Oversize, V.A.1.1. folder 305.-313.

ca. 1908-1929
Box: Folder : Firenze, Villa PASSERINI (also known as Villa del Giullarino)
Interiors

General note

Oversize, V.A.1.1. folder 314.-325.

ca. 1908-1929
Box: Folder : Firenze, Villa PASSERINI (also known as Villa del Giullarino)
Gardens

General note

Oversize, V.A.1.1. folder 326.-336.

ca. 1908-1929
Box: 1 Folder : 33 Firenze, Villa PASSERINI (also known as Villa del Giullarino)

General note

8-12 Via Pian de' Giullari. Owned by Guy Mitchell, brother of HMA 1908-1929. Album of exteriors and interiors, with the prints pasted onto the page, without annotations.

ca. 1908-1928
Box: 1 Folder : 34 Firenze, Villa della PETRAIA

General note

1. photo by Alinari, 3300. Fountain by Tribolo and Giambologna. 2. Colour print. Comitato Ville Fiorentine.

ca. 1970s
Box: 1 Folder : 35 Firenze, Villa di POGGIO IMPERIALE, the gate
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 36 Firenze, Villa il POZZINO, Via Giovanni da San Giovanni, Castello
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 37 Firenze, Villa il SALVIATINO

General note

Postcard to AA 1940 from Fernanda Ojetti. No photo. Original in the correspondence archives.

1940
Box: 1 Folder : 38 Firenze, Villa SAN LEONARDO

General note

Colour print. Comitato Ville Fiorentine.

ca. 1970
Box: 1 Folder : 39 Firenze, (Villa di) SAN MARTINO A MENSOLA, Ponte a Mensola, Settignano

General note

The home of Alda Anrep, née Mariano.

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 40 Firenze, Villa SAN MICHELE, Fiesole
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 41 Firenze, Villa Schifanoia, Via Boccaccio, San Domenico di Fiesole

General note

Owned by Myron C. Taylor. Negs. and prints.

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 42 Firenze, Villa I TATTI, Settignano

General note

3. Colour print. Comitato Ville Fiorentine. 4. Engraving of the garden.

ca. 1970
Box: 1 Folder : 43 Firenze, TORRE DEL GALLO (Villa Bardini), Via Pian de' Giullari
ca. 1906
Box: 1 Folder : 44 Firenze, Villa TORRI GATTAIA

General note

colour print. Comitato Ville Fiorentine.

ca. 1970
Box: 1 Folder : 45 Firenze (province) Grassina, Poggio Secco: Villa Canevaro
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 46 Firenze (province): Villa di Montegufoni

General note

Annotated on the verso "Monte Gufoni Sitwell". Photos by Renato Salvini, Firenze. The villa was purchased by Sir George Reresby Sitwell in 1910, the father of Edith, Osbert, and Sacheverell.

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 47 Firenze (province): Villa di Poggio a Caiano (now in the province of Prato)

General note

1. photo by Alinari, 3301. 2. Colour print. Comitato Ville Fiorentine.

ca. 1970
Box: 1 Folder : 48 Firenze (province), San Casciano Val di Pesa: Villa di Poggio Torselli
ca. 1900-1910
Box: 1 Folder : 49 Firenze (province), San Piero a Sieve: Castello del Trebbio

General note

Colour print. Comitato Ville Fiorentine.

ca. 1970
Box: 1 Folder : 50 Firenze (province), Sesto Fiorentino: Villa Corsi Salviati (Guicciardini)

General note

Neg.

ca. 1908
Box: 1 Folder : 51 Firenze (province), Sesto Fiorentino: Villa Corsi Salviati (Guicciardini)
ca. 1908
Box: 1 Folder : 52 Firenze (province), Sesto Fiorentino: Villa Corsi Salviati (Guicciardini)
ca. 1912
Box: 1 Folder : 53 Firenze (province), Vallombrosa, Campiglione: Villa Story

General note

Annotated on the verso "Villa Julian Story, Campiglione, Vallombrosa, July 1912". This was the house owned by the daughter of William Wetmore Story and, known as the Casa al Dono, it was later the summer residence of Bernard Berenson.

1912
Box: 1 Folder : 54 [Firenze]: Villa Maclean

General note

1. with the huge terracotta vase now in the Pomario of the gardens of Villa La Pietra outside the Limonaia.

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 55 Arezzo (province): Castello di Poppi
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 56 Livorno (province), San Vincenzo: Villa della Gherardesca
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 57 Lucca (province): Villa Marlia

General note

1. photo by Brogi, 24036.

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 58 Lucca (province): Villa Marlia

General note

Negs. and prints.

ca. 1908-1920
Box: 1 Folder : 58a. Lucca (province): Villa Marlia (Teatrino Verde)
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 59 Lucca (province), Gattaiola: Villa Altieri (with unidentified people)
1910-1920
Box: 1 Folder : 60 Lucca (province), Saltocchio: Villa Bernardini

General note

Two negs. and print.

ca. 1910
Box: 1 Folder : 61 Pisa (province), Pontedera: Villa di Camugliano, the residence of Marchesa Niccolini, August

General note

Negs. and prints.

1915
Box: 1 Folder : 62 Pistoia (province), Collodi: Villa Garzoni
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 63 Pistoia (province), Collodi: Villa Garzoni
ca. 1911-1917
Box: 1 Folder : 64 Pistoia (province): Villa di Celle (also known as Fattoria di Celle and Celle dei Fabbroni a Santomato)

General note

Neg.

1908
Box: 1 Folder : 65 Pistoia (province): Villa di Celle (also known as Fattoria di Celle and Celle dei Fabbroni) a Santomato

General note

Photos by Brogi when owned by Volpi, 21470., 21471., 21475., 21476., 21478., 21485., 21488., 21491., 21492., 21494., 21498.

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 65a. Pistoia (province): Villa di Lappeggi (Magia di Quarrata)

General note

Neg. and print.

undated
Box: 1 Folder : 66 Siena (province), Anqua: Villa Pannocchieschi d'Elci
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 67 Siena (province), Pienza: Villa Piccolomini (the courtyard and well)
undated
2 Italy
Container 1 Container 2 Container 3 Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 1 Ancona: Palazzo di Monte Gallo

General note

Photo by R. Moscioni, Roma.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 1 Asolo (province of Treviso): Villa Conte Oliviero Rinaldi
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 2 Bagheria (province of Palermo): Villa Valguanera
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 3 Bagnaia (province of Viterbo): Villa Lante

General note

#1-4. Photos by Brogi. #5. Photo by Brogi, 18338. #7-8. photos by R. Moscioni, Roma, 21801., 21064.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 4 Bagnaia (province of Viterbo): Villa Lante
ca. 1911-1917
Box: 2 Folder : 5 Caprarola (province of Viterbo): Villa Farnese

General note

1-5. Photos by Brogi. 6. Photo by R. Moscioni, Roma, 8140. 7. Photo by Brogi.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 6 Caprarola (province of Viterbo): Villa Farnese
ca. 1911-1917
Box: 2 Folder : 7 Capri (province of Napoli): Villa Narcissus

General note

Photos by Sommer, Napoli. The residence of Charles Coleman, see also I.A.4.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 8 Capri (province of Napoli): Villa Narcissus, interior

General note

Photos by Sommer, Napoli. Captioned on the recto. The residence of Charles Coleman, see also I.A.4.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 9 Caserta (province of Napoli): Villa Reale
ca. 1911-1917
Box: 2 Folder : 10 Caserta (province of Napoli): Villa Reale

General note

2-5. Photos (postcard size) by Alinari, 11545-11547. and 11549.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 11 Frascati (province of Roma): Villa Aldobrandini

General note

1. Photo by Alinari, 6848. 2. Photo by R. Moscioni, 3418.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 12 Frascati (province of Roma): Villa Falconieri

General note

Photos by R. Moscioni, 3441., 3396., 3399, and 3439.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 13 Frascati (province of Roma): Villa Falconieri
ca. 1911-1920
Box: 2 Folder : 14 Frascati (province of Roma): Villa Lancellotti

General note

Photo by R. Moscioni, 3369.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 15 Frascati (province of Roma): Villa Mondragone

General note

Photos by R. Moscioni, 3412., 3413.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 16 Frascati (province of Roma): Villa Muti

General note

Photos by R. Moscioni, 3443., 3442.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 17 Frascati (province of Roma): Villa Muti

General note

Photos by Vasari, Roma. Annotated on the verso.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 18 Frascati (province of Roma): Villa Torlonia

General note

Photos by Brogi, 16500, 16501, 16498, 16502.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 19 Gallicano nel Lazio, Poli (province of Roma): Villa Catena
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 20 Maser (province of Treviso): Villa Barbaro (Giacomelli - Volpi)

General note

#7. Photo by Alinari, 12340.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 21 Maser (province of Treviso): Villa Barbaro (Giacomelli - Volpi) Interiors
Maser (province of Treviso): Villa Barbaro (Giacomelli - Volpi)

General note

See also III.C.1. Colour prints. Oversize, V.A.2.2. folder 337.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 22 Montalto Pavese (province of Pavia): Castello di Montalto Pavese

General note

5. Interior.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 23 Pallanza (Lago Maggiore): Isola Bella (Isole Borromei, province of Verbania)

General note

1. Photo by Brogi, 9927. 2-3. Photos (postcard size) by Brunner, Como.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 24 Pallanza (Lago Maggiore): Villa San Remigio (owned by Marchese della Valle di Casanova)

General note

Photos by G. Sterna, Pallanza. The neo-Renaissance garden of the 19th century villa was created by Sophie Brown who married Marchese Silvio della Valle di Casanova in 1903. Silvio died in 1929; Sophie in 1961.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 25 Pallanza (Lago Maggiore): Villa San Remigio (owned by Marchese della Valle di Casanova)
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 26 Pernumia (province of Padova): Villa Maldura Bonacossi
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 27 Porto Potenza Picena (province of Macerata): Villa Buonaccorsi (Castel San Filippo)

General note

Annotated on the verso.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 28 Ravello (Salerno): Villa Cimbrone
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 29 Ravello (Salerno): Palazzo Rufolo
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 30 Roma: Villa Albani
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 31 Roma: Villa Borghese

General note

1. photo (postcard size) by Anderson, 440. 2-4. [photos by Brogi, 6190, 6189, 4779.)], 5. photo by Alinari, 6797.

undated
Box: Folder : Roma: Villa Borghese

General note

Photo by R. Moscioni, Roma, 1659. Oversize, V.A.2.2. folder 338.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 32 Roma: Villa Colonna
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 33 Roma: Villa Doria Pamphilj

General note

#2. Photo by Brogi, 8032.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 34 Roma: Villa Giulia

General note

Photo by Brogi, 8866.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 35 Roma: Villa Madama

General note

Photo by R. Moscioni, 9457.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 36 Roma: Villa Medici
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 37 Roma: Villa Sciarra (owned by George W. Wurts)
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 38 Tivoli (province of Roma): Villa d'Este

General note

Neg. and 2 prints

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 39 Tivoli (province of Roma): Villa d'Este

General note

#2. photo by Anderson, 4689. Photo by Moscioni, Roma, 15344.

undated
Box: Folder : Tivoli (province of Roma): Villa d'Este

General note

Oversize, V.A.2.2. folder 339.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 40 Valsanzibio (province of Padova): Villa Barbarigo (Donà delle Rose)
ca. 1911-1919
Box: 2 Folder : 41 Vicenza, Villa Rotonda

General note

Photo by Otto Schmidt, Wien, 3340.

undated
3 unidentified
Container 1 Container 2 Container 3 Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 42 [Firenze] Limonaia and grand garden entrance
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 43 [Firenze, Villa I Collazzi]
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 44 [Farinola]
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 45 [Valsanzibio (province of Padova) Villa Barbarigo (Donà delle Rose)]
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 46 Villa near Abano Terme (province of Padova)

General note

Annotated on the verso.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 47 [Villa in the province of Siena]
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 48 Villa near Napoli

General note

Taken on an Acton family trip, 1916, annotated on the verso by HMA.

1916
Box: 2 Folder : 49 [Villa near Pesaro]
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 50-62a. Unidentified villas and gardens (including grottoes, fountains, statues, and garden follies)
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 63-65. [Villa in Sicilia] [Castello di Poppi, Casentino, province of Arezzo]

General note

Negs. and prints.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 66-67. Garden fountain and garden gate

General note

Neg.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 68 Garden grotto

General note

Neg.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 69 Castle courtyard: [a Bardini property: Torre del Gallo or Marignolle, Firenze ]

General note

Neg. See also V.A.3.2.70.

ca. 1908
Box: 2 Folder : 70 Castle: [a Bardini property: Torre del Gallo or Marignolle, Firenze ]

General note

Neg. and prints. See also V.A.3.2.69. Exteriors, interiors and the courtyard.

ca. 1910
Box: 2 Folder : 71 Villa garden with a copy of Giambologna's statue of Mercury

General note

Neg.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 72 Villa garden

General note

Neg.

ca. 1912
Box: 2 Folder : 73 Villa garden

General note

Neg.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 74 Garden grotto

General note

Neg.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 75 Venetian villa

General note

1.and 2. exteriors.
3. courtyard.
4. interior, annotated on the verso by AA "One of a series of Columns of rare marbles in a ruined Venetian villa".
5. and 6. interiors (with columns.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 76 Statue in a garden

General note

Neg.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 77 Fountain in a garden

General note

Neg.

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 78 Statue of a Colossus in a villa courtyard [Villa Maser]
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 79 Villa garden
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 80 Exterior of a villa with circular outside stairs and a clock and heraldic device on the façade (with a group of four people)
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 81 Garden in a [convent] courtyard
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 82 Villa garden terrace with a fountain and statues
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 83 Hillside with villas and a barn (fienile) [near Firenze]
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 84 Villa piscina (fountain) with four statues on the wall
undated

Subseries B: Exteriors

1 Firenze
Container 1 Container 2 Container 3 Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 1 Views of Firenze
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 2 Detail of the fountain in Piazza della Signoria

General note

Photo by Gorsen, annotated on the verso.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 3 British pavilion at the fair in the Parco delle Cascine, 1918
1918
Box: Folder : A terrace overlooking the Arno

General note

Oversize, V.B.1.3. folder 340.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 4 Houses on the Arno [before their destruction in the Second World War]

General note

Annotated on the verso by HMA "Sensani's apartment, 1918" [G.C. Sensani]

1918
Box: 3 Folder : 5 Badia Fiesolana

General note

#2. photo by Brogi, 9814.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 6 Fiesole [with HMA and an officer]

General note

Negs.

1915
Box: Folder : The Arno in flood, November 4

General note

Photo signed by Balthazar Korab.
Oversize, V.B.1.3. folder 341.

1966
Box: 3 Folder : 7 [San Martino alle Palme]
undated
2 Italy
Container 1 Container 2 Container 3 Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 8 Amalfi
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 9 Asciano (province of Siena), Centro Studi Amos Cassioli

General note

Colour prints.

undated
Box: Folder : [Bassano del Grappa]

General note

Oversize, V.B.2.3. folder 342.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 10 Brescia
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 10a. Brescia: Santa Maria dei Miracoli
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 11 Camugliano (province of Pisa)
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 12 Lucca
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 13 Modena: Palazzo Ducale
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 14 Napoli

General note

Print taken on an Acton family trip, 1916

1916
Box: 3 Folder : 15 Napoli
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 16 Napoli [La Quiete, the 'Vesuvian villa' of Donna Giulia Betocchi, mother of Clotilde Marghieri]

General note

See More Memoirs of an Aesthete. Print by G. Parisio, Napoli, with a dedication to HA on the verso.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 17 Paestum

General note

Photos by Brogi, 5134.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 18 Palermo, Giardino Botanico

General note

Photo by Brogi, 10831

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 19 Perugia
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 20 Pietrasanta

General note

Neg. For print see III.A.1.

1903
Box: 3 Folder : 21 Pompeii

General note

Photo by Cav. Arch. Mauri, Napoli.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 22 Rocca di Papa (province of Roma)

General note

Photo by Brogi, 16949.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 23 Roma, the Roman Forum

General note

Print taken on an Acton family trip, 1916

1916
Box: 3 Folder : 24 Roma, the Roman Forum

General note

Photo by Brogi, 3643.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 25 Roma, the view from outside Villa Medici on the Pincio
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 26 Roma, Teatro di Marcello

General note

Annotated on the verso "Circus Marcello, Palazzo Sermoneta: window on left our apartment spooky looking".

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 27 Roma, Palazzo Massimo

General note

Photo by Brogi, 8793.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 28 Roma, a religious ceremony on the steps of Santa Maria in Aracoeli
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 29 Roma, Palazzo Cardelli

General note

Photo by R. Moscioni, Roma, 21846.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 30 Roma
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 31 Roma, Vatican gardens
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 32 Ronciglione (province of Viterbo)

General note

Photo by R. Moscioni, Roma, 22016.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 33 San Gimignano (province of Siena)

General note

Neg. and print.

ca. 1920
Box: 3 Folder : 34 Siena
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 35 Tarquinia

General note

Photo by Brogi, 9271.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 36 Tivoli, Tempio della Sibilla

General note

#1. photo by Ernesto Richter, Roma, 10022.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 37 Venezia

General note

Photo by Brogi, 13234.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 38 Viterbo

General note

3. Photo by R. Moscioni, Roma, 3454.

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 39 Viterbo
undated
Box: 3 Folder : 40 Zagarolo (province of Roma)

General note

Photo by R. Moscioni, 20343.

undated
3 Europe
Container 1 Container 2 Container 3 Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 41 Belgium: Chateau de Tourronde (the residence of the Duchesse de Vendome)

General note

Colour prints.

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Box: 3 Folder : 42 France: Gorges du Tarn

General note

Prints by A. Trantoul, Toulouse

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Box: 3 Folder : 43 France: Orsay (Essonne)

General note

The residence of Diana Mosley, née Mitford, 1987. Colour print used as a Christmas card by Diana Mosley to HA, annotated on the verso.

ca. 1987
Box: 3 Folder : 44 France: Sutry (between Vevey and Lausanne)

General note

Annotated on the verso by AA "taken by my friend McCann with a Leica…".

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Box: 3 Folder : 45 France: Chateau d'Hauteville, Vevey, including an interior

General note

3. and 4. a garden temple very similar to the Tempietto in the gardens of Villa La Pietra, annotated on the verso by AA.

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Box: Folder : France: Chenonçeaux

General note

Photo by C. Peigné, Tours.

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Box: Folder : Chateau de Blois

General note

Photo by ND.

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Box: Folder : France: Chateau de Chantilly

General note

Oversize, V.B.3.3. folder 343.

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Box: 3 Folder : 46 Germany: Berlin: the destruction of the monument to King Friedrich Wilhelm IV in the Second World War

General note

Photo by Carl Weinrother, Berlin.

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Box: 3 Folder : 46a. Germany: Schloss Sanssouci (Potsdam)
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Box: 3 Folder : 47 Great Britain: Aldenham Estate

General note

From a sale catalogue of Christie, Manson and Woods Ltd.

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Box: 3 Folder : 48 Great Britain: Clinton Lodge

General note

Property of L. Einstein.

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Box: 3 Folder : 49 Great Britain: Clovelly
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Box: 3 Folder : 49a. Great Britain: Colets Well, Otford, Kent

General note

The property of Helen Maclean (on a printed New Year's card from Helen Maclean).

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Box: 3 Folder : 49b. Great Britain: [Colets Well, Otford, Kent, the property of Helen Maclean]

General note

On a greeting card, printed on the recto: "Love from Helen".

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Box: 3 Folder : 50 Great Britain: Garsington, near Oxford

General note

Colour prints.

1990
Box: 3 Folder : 51 Great Britain: Hove

General note

Annotated on the verso.

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Box: 3 Folder : 52 Great Britain: Wixenford, Berks

General note

The preparatory school attended by HA 1912-1916, also interiors.

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Box: 3 Folder : 53 Great Britain: Yester House, Gifford, East Lothian

General note

17th century house restyled in the 18th century by Robert Adam, and purchased by Gian Carlo Menotti in 1972.

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Box: 3 Folder : 54 Greece: Athens
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Box: 3 Folder : 55 Spain: Burgos
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Box: 3 Folder : 56 Spain: Santiago
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Box: Folder : Spain: [Madrid]

General note

Oversize, V.B.3.3. folder 344.

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Box: 3 Folder : 57 Spain

General note

Colour prints taken in 1966 on a trip by HA and Alexander Zielcke.

1966
Box: 3 Folder : 57a. Spain

General note

Colour negs. taken in 1965 or 1966 on a trip by HA and Alexander Zielcke.

ca. 1965
4 US
Container 1 Container 2 Container 3 Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 58 Beaumont, California: the Edward-Dean Museum of Decorative Arts

General note

Created by Edward Eberle who lived here with Guy Mitchell, brother of HMA. Colour prints annotated on the verso by Eberle.

ca. 1958
Box: 3 Folder : 59 Ipswich, Mass: Castle Hill

General note

Residence of Florence and Richard Crane: their second house built ca. 1924.

ca. 1924
Box: 3 Folder : 60 Ipswich, Mass: Castle Hill

General note

Residence of Florence and Richard Crane: their first house built ca. 1910 and demolished ca. 1924.

ca. 1924
Box: 3 Folder : 61 Ipswich, Mass: Castle Hill

General note

Residence of Florence and Richard Crane: their second house built ca. 1924.

ca. 1920s
Box: 3 Folder : 62 Ipswich, Mass: Castle Hill

General note

Residence of Florence and Richard Crane. The 'Grand Allèe' on the Atlantic.

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Box: 3 Folder : 62a. Ipswich, Mass: Castle Hill

General note

Residence of Florence and Richard Crane. The garden and herbaceous border.

ca. 1920s
Box: 3 Folder : 63 Hawaii, Honolulu: Villa La Pietra

General note

Residence of Louise and Walter Dillingham, cousins of HMA. Architectural drawings by David Adler, annotated on the verso by Louise Dillingham.

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Box: 3 Folder : 64 Hawaii, Honolulu: Villa La Pietra

General note

Residence of Louise and Walter Dillingham, cousins of HMA. See also III.A.8.

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Box: 3 Folder : 65 Hawaii, Honolulu: Villa La Pietra

General note

Residence of Louise and Walter Dillingham, cousins of HMA. Photos by Post, annotated on the verso by Louise Dillingham.

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Box: 3 Folder : 66 Hawaii, Honolulu: Villa La Pietra

General note

Residence of Louise and Walter Dillingham, cousins of HMA. Colour print.

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Box: 3 Folder : 67 Hawaii, Honolulu: Villa La Pietra

General note

Residence of Louise and Walter Dillingham, cousins of HMA.

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Box: 3 Folder : 68 Hawaii, Honolulu: Villa La Pietra

General note

Residence of Louise and Walter Dillingham, cousins of HMA. Colour prints.

1956
Box: 3 Folder : 69 Hawaii, Honolulu: Villa La Pietra

General note

Residence of Louise and Walter Dillingham, cousins of HMA.

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Box: 3 Folder : 70 Hawaii, Honolulu

General note

Photos by R.J. Baker.

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Box: 3 Folder : 71 Hawaii, Honolulu

General note

Photos by Williams Studio.

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Box: 3 Folder : 72 Magnolia, Mass.: Lee Cottage

General note

Rented for the summer in 1921 by Marguerite Sheriff née Mitchell (sister of HMA). See also IV.C.3.25.27.-1.

1921
Box: Folder : [The Trianon], Colorado Springs, residence of Charles and Virginia Baldwin

General note

Sketches for the design were made by Stanford White before his death in 1905.
Annotated on the recto "Baldwin Home" (mounted prints of exteriors and interiors).
Oversize, V.B.4.3. folder 345.

1921
5 rest of the world
Container 1 Container 2 Container 3 Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 73 Azores: Horta

General note

Where HA was stationed briefly during the Second World War.

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Box: 3 Folder : 74 Egypt, including people in street scenes
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Box: 3 Folder : 75 Egypt: Assuan dam
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Box: 3 Folder : 76 India: military scenes and general, including people

General note

Taken by HA who was stationed here in the Second World War.

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Box: 3 Folder : 77 India: mountain scenes
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Box: Folder : India: Amber

General note

Formerly Umber. Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 346.

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Box: Folder : India: Agra

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 347.

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Box: Folder : India: Benhares (now Varanasi)

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 348.

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Box: Folder : India: Delhi

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 349.

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Box: Folder : India: Futtehpore Sikri (now Fatehpur Sikri)

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 350.

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Box: Folder : India: Jeypore

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 351.

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Box: Folder : India: Secundra

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 352.

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Box: 3 Folder : 78 Japan: Naguya (tea house)

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.

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Box: Folder : Japan: Chuzenji

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 353.

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Box: Folder : Japan: Hakone

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 354.

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Box: Folder : Japan: Kamakura

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 355.

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Box: Folder : Japan: Kyoto

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co., mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 356.

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Box: Folder : Japan: Nikko

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 357.

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Box: Folder : Japan: Osaka

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co., mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 358.

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Box: Folder : Japan: Tokaido

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 359.

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Box: Folder : Japan: Tokyo

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 360.

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Box: Folder : Myanmar (formerly Burma)

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 361.

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Box: 3 Folder : 78a. Japan: Yokohama, Grand Hotel

General note

See also I.B.2.4.-194. and 195.

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Box: 3 Folder : 79 Libya, Tripoli: Villa Volpi at Sciara sidi i khalifa.

General note

Volpi was governor of Tripoli, and HA stayed here in 1957 with his daughters Anna Maria Cicogna and Marina Luling (who also owned Villa Maser in the Veneto in Italy). Includes an interior.

ca. 1957
Box: 3 Folder : 80 Mexico

General note

Negs. and prints.

1947
6 unidentified
Container 1 Container 2 Container 3 Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 81 [Italy]
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Box: 3 Folder : 82 [Italy: Ischia]
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Box: 3 Folder : 83 [Italy: Mantova]
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Box: 3 Folder : 83a. [Italy: olive trees]

General note

3 attached photos.

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Box: 3 Folder : 83b. [Italy: a road through a pine forest]
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Box: 3 Folder : 83c. Italy: a loggia [Siena]
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Box: 3 Folder : 83d. Italy: a palace with an outside stair and courtyard
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Box: 3 Folder : 84 [Italy: Roma]

General note

Colour print.

ca. 1960
Box: 3 Folder : 85 [Italy: war photographs]
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Box: 3 Folder : 86 [Italy: war photographs]
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Box: 3 Folder : 86a. Italy: a convent hermitage
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Box: 3 Folder : 87 [France]
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Box: 3 Folder : 88 [France: a villa in Paris]

General note

Annotated on the verso by HMA "owned by Vittorio Bourbon's sister".

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Box: Folder : [France]

General note

Oversize, V.B.6.3. folder 362.

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Box: 3 Folder : 88a. [GB,London]
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Box: 3 Folder : 89 [GB]
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Box: 3 Folder : 89a. [GB]

General note

Annotated on the verso "Trenarren Ho. 1805". Colour print.

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Box: 3 Folder : 90 [GB] a garden with a portico and a pool

General note

Annotated on the recto [Melchet Park, Wiltshire].

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Box: 3 Folder : 91 [US] country houses

General note

Landscapes. 14. and 15. negs.

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Box: 3 Folder : 92 [US] residence

General note

Annotated on the verso by HMA "Carrie's house".

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Box: 3 Folder : 93 Misfiled, no photo
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Box: 3 Folder : 94 [Azores] a native dance
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Box: Folder : [Egypt: Cairo]

General note

Oversize, V.B.6.3. folder 363.

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Box: 3 Folder : 95 [India] a statue of an elephant
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Box: 3 Folder : 95a. [India] an ocean liner with sailors [and prisoners]

General note

Annotated on the verso "Empress of India, August 1901" [the liner which was launched in 1890 at Barrow, and used by Canadian Pacific for regular transpacific services from Vancouver to Hong Kong with calls at Yokohama, Kobe, Nagasaki and Shanghai. In 1914 she was converted into an Indian Army hospital ship before being broken up in Bombay in 1923].

1901
Box: 3 Folder : 98 [India] a radio broadcast by the Army Publicity Department (in an interior)
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Box: Folder : [India, Japan, Myanmar]

General note

Photos by Clifton and Co. Mounted by Linotype, Gautier, Paris.
Oversize, V.B.5.3. folder 364.

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