Maupin House, Williamsburg, Virginia

Title

Maupin House, Williamsburg, Virginia

Subject

Lantern Slides - Hand colored - 1930-1940
Custis Tenement (Williamsburg, Va.)
Block 13. Building 26A.
Gardens - Virginia - Williamsburg
Architecture, Domestic - Virginia - Williamsburg

Description

Rear elevation of the Custis Tenement, once known as the Maupin House, as it appeared from the west in 1932. Landscape architect Arthur A. Shurcliff designed the formal boxwood garden laid out in parterres between brick pathways and based it upon a flag pattern layout popular during the colonial period.

Creator

A D Handy Co.

Date

1932

Is Part Of

Peter Hornbeck Lantern Slide Collection, AV-2000.9 , Box 1

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

HLS-52

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Original Format

Lantern slide

Physical Dimensions

3.25 x 4 inches

Files

HLS-52.jpg

Citation

A D Handy Co., “Maupin House, Williamsburg, Virginia,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed June 17, 2019, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1080.