Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Rules for Drawing the several Parts of Architecture in a more exact and early manner than has been heretofore practised, by which all Fractions in dividing the principal Members and their Parts are avoided

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1732 (first published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gibbs, James, born 1682 - died 1754 (designer)
    Innys, W. (publisher)
    Richardson, J. Sr
    Knapton, J. & P. (publisher)
    Manby, R. (publisher)
    Cox, H.S. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.1580-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 93, shelf A, box 85

Physical description

Page from a volume of prints

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1732 (first published)

Artist/maker

Gibbs, James, born 1682 - died 1754 (designer)
Innys, W. (publisher)
Richardson, J. Sr
Knapton, J. & P. (publisher)
Manby, R. (publisher)
Cox, H.S. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 43.1 cm volume, Width: 28.5 cm volume, Depth: 2.2 cm volume

Descriptive line

James Gibbs (after) 1 of 64 plates from 'Rules for Drawing the several Parts of Architecture...' by James Gibbs, London 1732

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Architecture; Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.