THE ARCHITECTURAL DRAWINGS OF BENJAMIN HENRY LATROBE : Volume 2: Books I and II


1st. Edition ,1994 , Hardcover in the dust jacket , two volume set with a total of 750 pages.This two volume set is a comprehensive catalogue of the architectural drawings of Benjamin Henry Latrobe, a key figure in the birth of the architectural profession in the united States. All Latrobe's architectural projects are considered in detail - including the U.S. Capitol, the Bank of Pennsylvania, the Baltimore Cathedral, the Virginia State Penitentiary, the Stephen Decatur house and each project is illusted with his surviving drawins , including some reproduced in color. The volume also analyze Latrobe's style of architectural drawing, trace the evolution of his technique, and place his graphic legacy in contexts of his own architectural work and international currents at the end of the 18th. century. Condition : NEW , this set will need extra shipping postage. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: THE ARCHITECTURAL DRAWINGS OF BENJAMIN HENRY LATROBE : Volume 2: Books I and II

Author Name: Benjamin Henry Latrobe , Eidited By Jeffrey A. Cohen & Charles E. Brownell

Categories: Americana / Architecture, Architecture / Art,

Edition: 1st Edition..

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1994

Binding: Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 061511-H

Keywords: ARCHITECTURE,