Eisenhower Executive Office Building


In the Secretary of War Suite at the EEOB in Washington DC, Canning Co. conducted the historic research, defined, and performed the preservation and restoration of historic interior decoration.


Historic paint analysis; restoration & conservation; decorative painting restoration; color matching and inpainting; gilding; glazing; bronzing; marbling

John Canning Co. performed decorative finishes analysis and consulting for the Eisenhower Executive Office Building’s historic suite of rooms. We in-painted and reinstated the decorative painting and free-hand art work on the ceiling, cove, and cornice. 


Location: Washington, DC
Built: 1888
Original Architect: Alfred B. Mullet
Style: French Second Empire

National Historic Landmark