First Study Plan With Dependencies

Description: Early floor plan with dependencies for Monticello
Date: 1771 or 1772
Medium: Ink
Support: Laid paper with watermark (paper AD)
Dimensions: 14.4 cm x 19.0 cm (5-11/16" x 7-1/2")
Condition: Minor loss at upper right corner patched with oriental tissue (1992), reddish stain in area of loss, stain and loss may be due to sealing wax, edges worn
Author: Jefferson
Owner: MHi
Classification: N-55 , K-30
Publication History:
Author: Kimball
Title: Thomas Jefferson Architect
Date: 1916
Author: Nichols
Title: Jefferson's Architectural Drawings
Date: 1984

Commentary: Kimball writes that the dependenies became more Palladian in plan as they increased in size. (JNT)