The Resource Pedestal [for] Lee Monument, (architectural drawing)

Pedestal [for] Lee Monument, (architectural drawing)

Label
Pedestal [for] Lee Monument, 1888.
Title
Pedestal [for] Lee Monument
Inclusive dates
1888.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Drawing is signed: "Dressé par L'architecte Soussigné / Paris 25 Juin 1888 / Paul Pujol" and "Approuvé / A. Mercié."
  • This accession includes four drawings by French architect Paul Pujol showing elevations for the Robert Edward Lee (1807-1870) Monument at the intersection of Monument and Allen Avenues in Richmond, Virginia. Jean Antonin Mercié (1845-1916) was the sculptor of the equestrian statue that was installed on this pedestal and unveiled to the public on May 29, 1890
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Revised
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Virginia. Governor (1886-1890 : Lee) (LVA Accession 22649)
Label
Pedestal [for] Lee Monument, (architectural drawing)
Note
  • Located in the LVA General Architectural Files collection, Super Oversized Cabinet 4, Drawer 2, Folder 17
  • CD # 33 and 43
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
4
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Donor information unavailable.
  • Dept. of General Services, Division of Engineering & Buildings, Bureau of Facilities Management
Other physical details
pencil, pen and ink, and blue ink on linen.
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000497787
Representative fraction of scale
Scale : 6 cm. equals 1 m.
Terms governing use
All requests for reproduction of architectural drawings must be made through the Library of Virginia Photo Services Department.
Type of unit
sheets

Library Locations

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