23 April 2011

Garden Feature: the Pierce-du Pont House

Pierre S. du Pont purchased the Pierce Farm to save the trees, but he quickly made it his own masterpiece. The gardens take center stage, but there are many details that are easily overlooked.

Mr. P.S. du Pont
The Whispering Bench

Italian Marble Urn, Part of the Italian Fountain Garden

Massive Forged Hinges

Built-in millwork included cases for garden plans

du Pont's study

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