Friday, July 27, 2012

The John Drew Residence

 The John Drew residence designed by James Brown Lord c. 1900 in East Hampton.  Click HERE and HERE for more on the Drew residence which has since been demolished.  Below, an advertisement for the Quaker Lace Company featuring the Drew residence.


The Down East Dilettante said...

Pretty terrific house, and love the nclusion of the ad (like looking at my great-grandparent's house---the linen panels, the shade, the net curtain---oh how they worked to keep the sun from fading things

The Devoted Classicist said...

A handsome summer house in the Hamptons. But despite the charm of the vine covering, it probably wasn't a good idea for a shingled house.

The Ancient said...

Slim Paley and her husband go to Newport --

(The Elms, the Breakers, and Flo's Clam Shack.)