University of Virginia, Rotunda

Description: First floor plan of Rotunda
Date: June 16, 1823
Medium: Ink
Support: Paper CZ
Dimensions: 12-1/4 x 8-3/4 in.
Condition: Formerly preserved by Barrow method, now delaminated and returned to original condition. Missing right corner. Single tear tissue repair. On lower end of drawing, a lot of dirt -- extremely used.
Author: Jefferson
Owner: ViU
Classification: N-330 , K-10 , L-17-02
Publication History:
Author: Kimball
Title: Thomas Jefferson Architect
Date: 1916
Author: Nichols
Title: Jefferson's Architectural Drawings
Date: 1984
Author: Lasala
Title: Jefferson's Designs
Date: 1992

Commentary: This sheet was formerly attached to N-331/L-17-03. This revision of 17-01 now has flat exterior buttress walls on the north and south ends of the building, and a hexastyle portico on the south end. (JML) [more]