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ID: 500118604
 
Record Type: Person
Gibbs, James (Scottish architect, 1682-1754)

Note: Gibbs was a pupil of Carlo Fontana in Rome. He established a practice in London, England in 1708, and was one of the most successful architects of his time. Scottish architect.

Names:
Gibbs, James (preferred,V,index)
James Gibbs (V,display)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
Scottish (Scots, Scotsman)
English

Roles:
architect (preferred)
author

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Aberdeen (Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)
Died:  London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
patron was ....  Erskine, John  
..................  (Scottish patron and amateur architect, 1675-1732) [500032352]
student of ....  Fontana, Carlo  
..................  (Italian architect and engineer, 1634-1714) [500026624]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Gibbs, James (I)

Biographies:
(Scottish architect, 1682-1754) ..... [VP Preferred]
(Scottish architect, 1682-1754) ..... [Grove Art]
( architect, 1682-1754) ..... [CL-Courtauld]
(Scotish architect, born Fittsmyre (near Aberdeen, Scotland), now Fittsmyre (Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom), 1682; died London (England, Great Britain, now United Kingdom), 1754) ..... [CCA]
(Scottish architect, 1682-1754) ..... [AVERY]
(British, 1682-1754) ..... [GRLPSC]
(English architect, 1682-1754) ..... [BHA]
(British architect, 1682-1754) ..... [AVERY]

Sources and Contributors:
Gibbs, James ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred, CCA Preferred, CL-Courtauld Preferred, GRLPSC Preferred, Grove Art Preferred]
..........................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
..........................  CCA Authority File (1980-)
..........................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
..........................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
..........................  Witt Library, Authority files
James Gibbs ........ [CL-Courtauld, VP]
........................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, CCA, CL-Courtauld, GRLPSC, Grove Art, VP]
....................  CCA Authority File (1980-)
....................  Colvin, Biographical Dictionary of British Architects (1978)
....................  Colvin; NAFL83196755
....................  Dictionary of National Biography, 1912-1921 (1927)
....................  Encyclopedia of World Art (1959-1987)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 18 May 2004
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
....................  Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (1982)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, CCA, VP]
.......... Colvin; NAFL83196755
.......... Grove Art Online (2003-2008)
.......... Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (1982)
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