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Design for the White House new executive office building, 1932?, from the Eric Gugler papers, 1889-1977

Design for the White House new executive office building, 1932?

Gugler, Eric, 1889-1974

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Title: Design for the White House new executive office building

Date: 1932?

Physical Details: 1 mixed media : various media ; 49 x 66 cm.

Description: Typewritten labels in lower right corner: The new executive office building; 1932; plan on transparent overlay shows the design by the National Park Service architects that the Art Commission felt extended the executive office building too far toward the south. The pen and ink plan is the subsequent design by Eric Gugler that was adopted.

Handwritten in lower right: West Wing of White House - Washington D.C.

Creator: Gugler, Eric, 1889-1974

Forms part of: Eric Gugler papers, 1889-1977

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Design for the White House new executive office building, 1932?. Eric Gugler papers, 1889-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 16990