Monticello I Main Stairs

Description: Working drawings for main stairs
Date: Probably 1771
Medium: Ink
Support: Laid paper with watermarks (Paper AC)
Dimensions: 30.6 cm x 18.7 cm (12-1/16" x 7-3/8") -- measured: JH 14SEP92 [Nichols published dimensions, 7-1/4" W x 10-7/8" H, erroneous.]
Condition: Linen backed, loss at top left corner (area approx. 5" x 1-3/4") patched with Fabriano paper (20th c.), heavy stains in area of loss, light to medium stains overall, ms text missing in upper left due to loss.
Author: Jefferson
Owner: MHi
Classification: N-51 , K-26
Publication History:
Author: Kimball
Title: Thomas Jefferson Architect
Date: 1916
Author: Nichols
Title: Jefferson's Architectural Drawings
Date: 1984