The White House Doorway

BI0229

£130.00

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The White House Doorway, Washington, USA.

1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, better known as The White House, has stood as a powerfull symbol of the Presidency, the United States Government and the American people for over 200 years.   In December 1790 President George Washington signed an Act of Congress declaring that the federal government would reside in a district not exceeding 10 miles square on the rive Potomac.   Irish born James Hoban won the competition to find a builder of the President's House. 

The model shows the front door, when approached via the portico of the north side.  The scale of the pillars and quality of detailing denote its status and authority.

Dimensions: 8" w x 6.5" h x 2.5" d.

This model is a hand made item and if in stock will be delivered within 1-2 weeks.  If you require this item more urgently, please contact us direct.

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