By Carol Borchert Cadou, the Robert H. Smith Senior Curator and Vice President for Collections at Mount Vernon. ISBN-13: 978-1-55595-268-6. Copyright 2006. Hardcover with 250 pages including 200 colorplates and 54 halftones. Published by Hudson Hills Press and released in conjunction with the Donald W. Reynolds Museum and Education Center opening.
This volume is the first official publication highlighting the wealth of fine and decorative arts displayed in the new museum. Essays and catalogue entries combine to provide a window into the well-appointed but understated world of America’s first president and his wife, their children and grandchildren.