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Print - A Book of Architecture, Containing Designs Of Buildings And Ornaments. By James Gibbs.
  • A Book of Architecture, Containing Designs Of Buildings And Ornaments. By James Gibbs.
    Gibbs, James, born 1682 - died 1754
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A Book of Architecture, Containing Designs Of Buildings And Ornaments. By James Gibbs.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (first published)

  • Date:

    1728 (first published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gibbs, James, born 1682 - died 1754 (Designer)
    Kirkall, Elisha (Printmaker)
    Innys, W. (publisher)
    Manby, R. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    etching and engraving

  • Museum number:

    29386:117

  • Gallery location:

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

Place of Origin

London (first published)

Date

1728 (first published)

Artist/maker

Gibbs, James, born 1682 - died 1754 (Designer)
Kirkall, Elisha (Printmaker)
Innys, W. (publisher)
Manby, R. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

etching and engraving

Dimensions

Height: 9.3 cm Cut to, Width: 21 cm Cut to

Descriptive line

James Gibbs (after), designs for two chimneypieces cut from plate 94 from 'A Book of Architecture, Containing Designs Of Buildings And Ornaments. By James Gibbs.' London, 1728.

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

(Berlin II) Berlin Staatliche Museen, Katalog der Ornamentstich-Sammlung der Staatlichen Kunstbibliothek Berlin, Berlin and Leipzig, 1936-39, 2270.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Etching; Engraving

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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