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ID: 700000192Record Type: Built Work
National Gallery of Art (museum (building); West Building, John Russell Pope (American architect, 1874-1...; West Building 1941, East Build...)
Note: Complex comprising two buildings, the East Building and the West Building, and an underground passageway connecting the two.
Titles:
National Gallery of Art (preferred,C,U,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
museum (building) [300005768] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by function>, exhibition buildings)

Classifications:
architecture (preferred)

Creation Date: West Building 1941, East Building 1978

Creator Display:
West Building, John Russell Pope (American architect, 1874-1937); East Building I. M. Pei (American architect, born 1917 in China) [preferred,VP]
architect Pei, I. M. (American architect, born 1917 in China) [500029268]
administrator National Gallery of Art (American art museum, Washington, DC, established 1937) [500115983]
architect Pope, John Russell (American architect, 1874-1937) [500126218]
Locations:
Washington [7013962] DC (national district), United States (nation), North and Central America (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Address Note: National Mall, between 3rd and 9th Streets
Display Materials: limestone, stone cladding
limestone [300011286]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, rock, sedimentary rock, <sedimentary rock by composition>, carbonate rock)
siding (material) [300014861]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by function>, building materials, finishing (building material))

Dimensions: site is 3500 feet (1400 m) in length
General Subject:
architecture (preferred,identification )

List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Built Work
Sources and Contributors:
National Gallery of Art........ [VP]
........ Hunt, Encyclopedia of American Architecture, 2d ed., (1995)
........ Grove Art Online (2008-)
........ Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
........ National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. [online] (2001-)
Subject: ....... [VP]
Note:
English ..... [VP]
..... National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. [online] (2001-)
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