University of Virginia the Lawn
Thomas JeffersonBook - 1994
Thomas Jefferson was a revolutionary statesman, lawyer, ambassador, farmer, third President of the United States, and also a highly influential amateur architect. He contributed to the introduction of a new concept of classicism to his country, based on Roman precedents. His Virginia State Capitol (completed 1796 with the assistance of Latrobe) set a pattern for official architecture in the USA.
Publisher: London : Phaidon, 1994
Branch Call Number: NA737.J4 B73 1994x
Characteristics: 60 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), plans ; 30 cm