Pierre L’Enfant’s Vision for the American Republic at the Society of Cincinnati
|July 20, 2013|
|1:00 pm||to||4:00 pm|
The Society of Cincinnati is the oldest patriotic society in the United States and his hostig the exhibition, Pierre L’Enfant’s Vision for the American Republic. Pierre L’Enfant (1754-1825) was a French artist and engineer and made vital contributions to the early formation of the American nation and American identity. L’Enfant was a foreign volunteer in the Continental Army and, later, as a citizen of the new nation, L’Enfant created imagery that helped define the new American republic. 2118 Massachusetts Ave. NW, 202-785-2040.