Class [controlled]: prints and drawings American art architecture
*Work Type [link]: design drawing
*Title: Design for the Addition of Porticoes on the North and South Fronts of the President’s House
*Creator Display: Benjamin H. Latrobe (British, 1764-1820)
*Role [link]: draftsman [link]: Latrobe, Benjamin H.
*Creation Date: 1807 [controlled]: Earliest: 1807 Latest: 1807
*Subject [links]: architecture elevation (drawing) White House (Washington, DC, USA)
Culture [link]: American
*Current Location [link]: Library of Congress (Washington, District of Columbia, United States) ID: unavailable
*Measurements: 39.12 x 50.8 cm (15 3/8 x 20 inches)
[controlled] Value: 39.12 Unit: cm Type: height | Value: 50.8 Unit: cm Type: width
*Materials and Techniques: ink and watercolor on paper
Material [links]: ink watercolor paper Technique [links]: drawing
Description: Latrobe worked with President Jefferson to transform the modest President’s House.
Relationship Type [controlled]: depicts
[link to Work Record]: White House (Washington, DC, USA); 1792-1817
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