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The West Window of the White House

ca. 1880-1884
19th/20th century
420 x 318 mm (16.5 x 12.5 in.)

Joseph Pennell, American, (1857–1926)

Object Type: drawing
Medium and Support: Pen drawing on tanned wove paper
Marks: Signed
Bibliography: E.V. Smalley, “The White House,” The Century 27 (1884), reproduced p. 813.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1946
Accession Number: 1946.D1.236

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This object has the following keywords:
  • government
  • houses - Individual dwellings designed to be occupied by a single tenant or family. [July 1995 descriptor moved. March 1995 scope note added. November 1992 related term added.]
  • windows - An opening in the wall of a building, serving to admit light, usually to permit vision, and often to admit air. [March 1993 descriptor moved.]

  • image Dimensions: 420 x 318 mm (16.5 x 12.5 in.)

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