Connecticut Old State House - Gold Leaf Gilding

John Canning & Co. applied traditional gold leaf and gilding on the Charles Bulfinch dome and Lady Justice statue atop Connecticut's Old State House.

BUILDING FACTS

Location: Hartford, CT
Built: 1796
Architect: Charles Bulfinch
Style: Federal
National Historic Landmark

SCOPE


John Canning & Co. prepared the surface, primed and gilded each statue and the dome with genuine gold leaf using traditional gilding materials and techniques.