1976 · Washington DC
by Adams, William Howard (Editor)
Washington DC: National Gallery of Art, 1976. Hardcover. VG clean and tight; owner's name on ffep (Boston art curator). Crimson cloth/boards; silver lettering and decoration. 293 pp. with occasional bw images. No dust jacket, as issued. Seven essays on Jefferson: "The Life Portraits of Thomas Jefferson" by Alfred F. Bush; "Jefferson as Art Collector" by Harold E. Dickson; "Jefferson and Adams' English Garden Tour" by Edward Dumbauld; "Jefferson: The Making of an Architect" by Frederick Doveton Nichols; "Thomas Jefferson and the Planning of the National Capitol" by Paul F. Norton; "A Peep into Elysium" by George Green Shackelford; "Jefferson and French Eighteenth-Century Furniture" by Sir Francis Watson. (Also published by University Press of Virginia in 1976, but ours is the National Gallery edition.).
(Inventory #: 163413)