Example 38: Design drawing

Work Record
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.
Related Work:
Relationship Type [controlled]: depicts
[link to Work Record]: White House (Washington, DC, USA); 1792-1817

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