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Metalwork design - A Book of Ornaments Useful to all artists
  • A Book of Ornaments Useful to all artists
    Simon Gribelin II, born 1661 - died 1733
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A Book of Ornaments Useful to all artists

  • Object:

    Metalwork design

  • Place of origin:

    London (Published)

  • Date:

    1700 (Published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Simon Gribelin II, born 1661 - died 1733 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Museum number:

    13682:2

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 145

Physical description

Plate 4.

Place of Origin

London (Published)

Date

1700 (Published)

Artist/maker

Simon Gribelin II, born 1661 - died 1733 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered in the lower left of the plate:

'S. Gribelin. in. et sculps.'

Numbered '4' in the lower right of the plate.

Dimensions

Height: 19.4 cm Cut to, Width: 15.7 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

Simon Gribelin. Plate from a suite of 8 designs for gold- and silversmith ornament entitled 'A Book of Ornaments Useful to all artists'. London, 1700.

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

Fuhring, P. Ornament prints in the Rijksmuseum II: The Seventeenth Century, 3 vols, Rotterdam, 2004, vol. 1, nos. 1683-1693.
Griffiths, A. The Print in Stuart Britain 1603-1689, London, 1998, p.272, no.188.
O' Connell, S. 'Simon Gribelin (1661-1733): Printmaker and Metal-Engraver' in Print Quarterly, vol. II, no. 1, March1985, pp.27-38.

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints; Metalwork; Designs; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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