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Print - Thirty three shields & compartments for monumental inscriptions, coats of arms &c of great use to artists & others, neatly engrav'd from the designs of that curious architect Mr James Gibbs
  • Thirty three shields & compartments for monumental inscriptions, coats of arms &c of great use to artists & others, neatly engrav'd from the designs of that curious architect Mr James Gibbs
    Gibbs, James, born 1682 - died 1754
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Thirty three shields & compartments for monumental inscriptions, coats of arms &c of great use to artists & others, neatly engrav'd from the designs of that curious architect Mr James Gibbs

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (first published)

  • Date:

    1731 (first published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gibbs, James, born 1682 - died 1754 (designer)
    Clark, John (engraver)
    Clark, John (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving perhaps with some etching

  • Museum number:

    13689:8

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 78

Place of Origin

London (first published)

Date

1731 (first published)

Artist/maker

Gibbs, James, born 1682 - died 1754 (designer)
Clark, John (engraver)
Clark, John (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

engraving perhaps with some etching

Dimensions

Height: 10.8 cm Average size cut to, Width: 7.5 cm Average size cut to

Descriptive line

James Gibbs (after), 1 of 33 plates from, 'Thirty three shields & compartments for monumental inscriptions, coats of arms &c of great use to artists & others, neatly engrav'd from the designs of that curious architect Mr James Gibbs', London, 1731.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Guilmard, D., Les Maîtres Ornemanistes, Paris, 1880-1881, p. 518, no. 10.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Etching?; Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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