Governor's Palace, Holly Garden

Dublin Core

Title

Governor's Palace, Holly Garden

Subject

Block 20. Building 03.
Governor’s Palace (Williamsburg, Va.)
Historic buildings -- Virginia -- Williamsburg
Public buildings -- Virginia -- Williamsburg
Gardens -- Virginia -- Williamsburg

Description

Governor's Palace, overhead view of holly garden on the east side of the Palace, immediately behind the Advance Buildings, 1935. Located in a courtyard between the Governor's Palace East Advance Building and various outbuildings, the holly garden is laid out in a formal parterre pattern. Landscape architect Arthur Shurcliff drew landscape precedents from Johannes Kips' engravings of eighteenth-century English gardens.


Creator

Lincoln, F.S.

Date

1935

Date Created

1935

Rights

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Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

LC327P51

Rights Holder

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

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Gelatin or collodian printing out paper with platinum toning, mounted on board

Physical Dimensions

8x10 inches

Citation

Lincoln, F.S., “Governor's Palace, Holly Garden,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed May 23, 2022, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/203.