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Special Report
Resurrection - Re-creating a masterpiece in plaster and paint

From JAC, October/November 2006

by Joe Maty, JAC Editor

Legendary architect Latrobe’s Baltimore cathedral emerges, restored, to reclaim exalted place in annals of American architectural heritage....
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Tagged categories: Churches; Decorative painting; Gilding; Historic Structures; Murals; Plasters; Potassium silicate; Preservation; Restoration; Stucco

Comment from Tom Cahill, (8/1/2011, 11:57 AM)

Latrobe's work is astonishing in its architectural beauty and a great monument to his memory. "[Latrobe] agreed to donate his services to the basilica project" tells us a great deal about the character of Latrobe.


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