Wren Building

Dublin Core

Title

Wren Building

Subject

Landscape drawings
College of William & Mary
Wren Building (Williamsburg, Va.)
Brafferton Building (Williamsburg, Va.)
President's House (Williamsburg, Va.)
Block 16. Building 03.

Description

Preliminary concept sketch offering a bird's-eye view looking west from the west end of Duke of Gloucester Street towards the Wren Building, center, Brafferton Building, left, and President's House, right, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia. The front entrance and tower of Williamsburg Methodist Church are visible in the right foreground. Pedestrians and automobiles are shown proceeding along Richmond Road to the right and Jamestown Road to the right while College Corner and the entrance to the College Yard are shown in the lower center of the composition.

Creator

Shurcliff, Arthur

Date

1930-09-12

Is Part Of

Arthur Shurcliff Bird's-eye Pencil Sketches of Williamsburg, AV2021.5, #32, Folder 1

Format

jpeg

Extent

1 drawing

Type

Image

Identifier

AV2021.05-032-001

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. RockefellerJr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Pencil on paper

Physical Dimensions

14 7/8 x 24.5 inches

Citation

Shurcliff, Arthur, “Wren Building,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed April 19, 2024, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/7224.