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Tomb of Pierre Charles L'Enfant, (sculpture)

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Sculptor:
Bosworth, William Welles 1869-1966
Medium:
Tennessee gray marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Gravestone
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Arlington National Cemetery Arlington Virginia
Date:
Dedicated May 3, 1911
Notes:
Michael Richman, SAAM curatorial assistant, 1967-1969.
Summary:
The rectangular tomb consists of six curving architectural elements that support a capstone carved in relief with an image of L'Enfant's plan for the layout of Washington, D.C.
Topic:
Homage--L'Enfant, Pierre Charles
Object--Written Matter--Map
Control number:
IAS 78250032
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_377931

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