Pierre Charles L'Enfant

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Noun1.Pierre Charles L'Enfant - United States architect (born in France) who laid out the city plan for Washington (1754-1825)Pierre Charles L'Enfant - United States architect (born in France) who laid out the city plan for Washington (1754-1825)
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The design maintains the safety of pedestrians in the modern-day District of Columbia, while incorporating elements of Pierre-Charles L'Enfant's original, European-influenced plans for the city, the natural beauty of Andrew Jackson Downing's Lafayette Park, and the landscaping on the White House grounds.