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  • Place of origin:

    London (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1700-1749 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gibbs, James, born 1682 - died 1754 (Made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Architectural drawing.

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased by the Museum with the aid of contributions from W.C. Alexander, Esq. ; Prof. W. R. Lethaby, F.S.A., F.R.I.B.A. ; Herbert Read, Esq., F.R.I.B.A, ; and A. B. Yetes, Esq., F.R.I.B.A.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 134

Physical description

Designs for cartouches for coats of arms

Place of Origin

London (possibly, made)


1700-1749 (made)


Gibbs, James, born 1682 - died 1754 (Made)

Materials and Techniques

Architectural drawing.


Height: 7 9/16 in, Width: 13 13/16 in

Descriptive line

Architectural designs by James Gibbs, 18th century. Designs (3 on one sheet) for cartouches for coats of arms etc.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1913, London: Printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1914




Architectural drawing


Architecture; Designs


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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