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Compilation of works of art in the United States Capitol.

by United States. Architect of the Capitol.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.),
    • Art -- Washington (D.C.) -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      At head of title: Eighty-second Congress, second session, Committee print.

      Other titlesWorks of art in the United States Capitol.
      GenreCatalogs.
      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Joint Committee on the Library
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN853 .A52
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 24 p.
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6148487M
      LC Control Number53061010
      OCLC/WorldCa21659957

      Compilation of Works of Art and Other Objects in the United States Capitol, Prepared by the Architect of the Capitol under the Direction of the Joint Committee on the Library, United States Government Printing Office, Washington D.C.   Prepared by the Architect of the Capitol for the United States Capitol Preservation Commission. Glenn Brown originally wrote this book in when it was published in two volumes. This new annotated edition includes many illustrations of architectural drawings and art works. NOTE: NO FURTHER DISCOUNTS FOR ALREADY REDUCED SALE ITEMS.

      God save the United States and this Honorable Court. Appears in books from Page 62 - It is sometimes called the City of Magnificent Distances, but it might with greater propriety be termed the City of Magnificent Intentions; for it is only on taking a bird's-eye view of it from the top of the Capitol that one can at all comprehend. From Byzantine altarpieces to pop art, learn all about paintings, sculpture, prints, drawings, photographs, and other works in the collection. Browse the collection and make connections among objects you know and newly discovered masterpieces. Search the entire National Gallery of Art collection by.

      Thomas Jefferson decided that the Capitol's design should be chosen by a public competition, and advertisements began appearing in American newspapers in March The entries were disappointing to the judges -- Washington, Jefferson, and the Commissioners of the District of Colombia. Most of the. US Capitol Building wall art for home and office decor. Discover canvas art prints, photos, mural, big canvas art and framed wall art in 's varied collections. +1 ()


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Compilation of Works of Art and Other Objects in the United States Capitol Prepared By the architect of the Capitol Under the direction of the Joint Committee on the Library Published by United States Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.

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