West Virginia State Capitol
John Canning & Co. removed all existing coatings, restored and fabricated metal elements as needed, then applied sizing and gold leaf to specified areas, finishing the work eight months ahead of schedule.
Location: Charleston, WV
Architect: Cass Gilbert
Style: Colonial Revival, Italian Renaissance
Status: National Historic Landmark
- Removal of All Coatings
- Architectural Gilding with Gold Leaf
- General Painting
- Metal Fabrication & Restoration
John Canning & Co. stripped and removed all coatings on the gilded ornament before applying new coatings and gold leaf.
The work was finished in four months, eight months ahead of schedule.