De Laplante House - Table of Contents
Reception hall - De Laplante House
152 Soldiers Place, Buffalo, New York
Towards the living room
Fireplace: Roman bricks
The beveled glass transom windows are original; the lower window with blue stained glass is not.
Beveled and ripple glass
|Towards the staircase
Newel post light is not original.
Newel post and balusters are decorated with carved acanthus leaves
|The stained glass window
Stained glass window depicts John and Priscilla Alden, passengers on the Mayflower. Their story is depicted in Henry Longfellow's poem , "The Courtship of Miles Standish." 2011 house owner Cutler Green is a descendant.
Cartouche, in center, is flanked by opalescent glass. Leaves above and below are stenciled.
Painted clothing details