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Lecture– Pierre L’Enfant, New York City, and America’s First Monument
November 13, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sally Webster, professor of American Art emerita, Lehman College and the Graduate Center, CUNY, discusses Pierre L’Enfant’s contribution to early national iconography through his work designing the Society of the Cincinnati insignia and contributing to the Richard Montgomery memorial at Trinity Church in New York City, America’s first monument. Free admission